Hans Aerts is responsible for Resource & Competence Management in the Product Unit Custom Systems of TomTom. He joined TomTom in January 2010 after having worked for Philips and NXP since 1981.
Hans worked on developing embedded software for telecommunications systems, test and measurement equipment, car navigation systems, and consumer electronics products.
Since 1988, he was involved in starting the software process improvement (SPI) activities throughout Philips and introduced the CMM(I) and software process assessments. In Philips, he was closely involved in setting up the Philips Software Center in Bangalore.
Areas of expertise include: project management, software measurements, software process improvement, outsourcing.
Hans received a MSc in mathematics and computer science from the University of Technology, Eindhoven.