Netceed Management Transition

Cédric Varasteh to step into Chairman of the Board role. Alper Turken to succeed Cédric Varasteh as Group CEO.

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Your one-stop shop for telecom and broadband solutions

Exceeding expectations
across the globe

Shaping the future of communications networks

From the network core to service delivery edge, Netceed offers a wide range of tailored products, materials, and solutions supported by our global team of service delivery experts.
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From the network core to service delivery edge, Netceed offers a wide range of tailored products, materials, and solutions supported by our global team of service delivery experts.
Who we are

We are Netceed, your premier partner and one-stop shop for all active and passive materials, technical expertise, and logistics solutions.

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We deliver
a comprehensive portfolio of more than 90,000 SKUs of equipment, tools, and materials available from nearly 1,500 global sourcing and supply partners for network deployment, upgrades, and maintenance.
We ensure
a customer experience to fit your unique needs focused on supporting your critical projects and operations, so you can focus on building, maintaining, and growing your network.
How We're Different
Locally invested,
globally connected
Unmatched
technical expertise
Customer-focused partnerships

Locally invested, globally connected

Despite our global presence, we stay connected with our customers and their needs. Serving everyone from major telecom corporations to local subcontractors, we handle each project with equal importance, ensuring you get the attention and service you deserve.

Unmatched technical expertise

Our more than 30-year journey in the telecom industry is built on in-depth technical and industry expertise with extensive engineering capabilities and innovative product design. We provide only top-tier products. Should you be unsatisfied, we’re committed to making it right.

Customer-focused partnerships

At our company, we believe in putting the customer first and providing a tailored service that meets their individual needs. We understand that every customer is unique and has specific requirements, and we strive to deliver a personalized experience that exceeds their expectations.
Simplicity
We make sourcing an easy task. Handling the complexities, so you can focus on your network.
Value
We provide both quality and cost-effectiveness, saving you money in the process.
Reliability
With robust warranties and reactive support, we're there when you need us.
Expertise
We understand our products inside out. We'll answer any of your technical questions about our products.
Attention
Each customer is unique, and we ensure personalized service and focused attention for all.
How We're Different
Locally invested,
globally connected
Unmatched
technical expertise
Customer-focused partnerships

Locally invested, globally connected

Despite our global presence, we stay connected with our customers and their needs. Serving everyone from major telecom corporations to local subcontractors, we handle each project with equal importance, ensuring you get the attention and service you deserve.

Unmatched technical expertise

Our more than 30-year journey in the telecom industry is built on in-depth technical and industry expertise with extensive engineering capabilities and innovative product design. We provide only top-tier products. Should you be unsatisfied, we’re committed to making it right.

Customer-focused partnerships

At our company, we believe in putting the customer first and providing a tailored service that meets their individual needs. We understand that every customer is unique and has specific requirements, and we strive to deliver a personalized experience that exceeds their expectations.
Simplicity
We make sourcing an easy task. Handling the complexities, so you can focus on your network.
Value
We provide both quality and cost-effectiveness, saving you money in the process.
Reliability
With robust warranties and reactive support, we're there when you need us.
Expertise
We understand our products inside out. We'll answer any of your technical questions about our products.
Attention
Each customer is unique, and we ensure personalized service and focused attention for all.
Our Core Principles

We’re redefining distribution through our key core values that guide our team each and every day to exceed customer expectations.

Trust

Trust

At the heart of our operations lies trust, which we hold paramount in all our dealings. It's more than just a word for us – it's a commitment.

A commitment to being open, honest, and transparent in every transaction, every conversation, and every promise. Our clients believe in us because we uphold this principle in each interaction, setting a foundation of mutual trust that guides and nurtures our relationships.

Reliability

Reliability

To us, reliability extends beyond consistent and timely delivery of services. We make a steadfast commitment to back our products with robust warranties and exceptional support.

When you partner with us, you're not just gaining a provider – you're gaining a dependable ally. Whether it's delivering a service or addressing a concern, we ensure that we are there when you need us. We understand the intricacies of this industry and therefore promise our unwavering assistance, reassuring you that your operations run smoothly and uninterrupted.

Expertise

Expertise

Our expertise stems from a relentless pursuit of excellence and an in-depth understanding of our products, network solutions, and advanced technologies, while staying ahead of market trends and customer demands. We are driven by a commitment to provide exceptional quality in everything we do.

From the products and solutions we offer to the industry leading customer service we provide, we uphold the highest standards. Our steadfast commitment to customer satisfaction and technical proficiency ensure that our clients receive only best-in-class, high-quality solutions, tailored to meet their specific needs.

Global Reach

With more than 30 years of industry experience, Netceed is your trusted partner for end-to-end connectivity solutions across more than 80 global locations in 19 countries.

$2 billion +

in sales revenue globally

90,000 +

SKUs of network materials

8 million +

miles of fiber annually

19,000

customers worldwide

3 million +

sq ft of warehousing & storage capacity

1,800 +

experienced & dedicated team members

600,000 +

network product deliveries annually

± 1,500

global sourcing and supply partners
Capabilities

Shaping the future of communication networks across the globe.

Our one-stop shop makes it simple for you to purchase and install the products you need for your network. We maintain a thorough and efficient state-of-the-art distribution system, saving customers time and money with logistics expertise in:
EFI & T
Turn-key solutions, including engineering, procurement, network equipment installation, and testing.
Network Architecture & Design Services
A complete suite of network architecture, design, configuration, maintenance, and optimization services.
Installation
Expertise in facility design, rack and stack equipment installations, DC power, fiber characterization, cabling, and testing, that is installed, commissioned, and remote configuration ready.
Installation & Commissioning Services
Certified installers assemble, rack, ground, wire, cable, commission, and test your network equipment for optimal performance.
Customer Asset Management
Custom kitting, pre-configuration, inventory management, shipment and RMA support.
Integration Services
Pre-integrated cabinet, shelter, or relay rack optimally engineered, assembled, wired, tested, and packaged.
Material Management
Sourcing, procurement, inventory management, delivery to contractors, project attribute-based reporting (RUS units, area ID, etc.).
Product Development
Custom designed products including test, measurement, and tools.
Value-added Services
From preliminary feasibility studies and architectural decisions and to expertly configured and commissioned solutions.
Warehouse Management
Warehousing agreements, stand-up yards, collocate in yards.
and more
EFI & T
Turn-key solutions, including engineering, procurement, network equipment installation, and testing.
Customer Asset Management
Custom kitting, pre-configuration, inventory management, shipment and RMA support.
Integration Services
Pre-integrated cabinet, shelter, or relay rack optimally engineered, assembled, wired, tested, and packaged.
Installation & Commissioning Services
Certified installers assemble, rack, ground, wire, cable, commission, and test your network equipment for optimal performance.
Network Architecture & Design Services
A complete suite of network architecture, design, configuration, maintenance, and optimization services.
Product Development
Custom designed products including test, measurement, and tools.
Warehouse Management
Warehousing agreements, stand-up yards, collocate in yards.
Value-added Services
From preliminary feasibility studies and architectural decisions and to expertly configured and commissioned solutions.
Material Management
Sourcing, procurement, inventory management, delivery to contractors, project attribute-based reporting (RUS units, area ID, etc.).
Installation
Expertise in facility design, rack and stack equipment installations, DC power, fiber characterization, cabling, and testing, that is installed, commissioned, and remote configuration ready.
and more
Environmental
Social
Governance

We're committed to creating a positive impact on our planet & communities

Environmental
Social
Governance
Our Environmental, Social, and Corporate Governance (ESG) efforts are woven into every one of our business operations. We understand that sustainable practices are not just good business but also about long-term business resilience.

We work hard each day to reduce our environmental footprint, foster fairness in our work environment, and uphold transparent corporate governance.

Empowering energy
Our expertise will help to find your way in a changing energy landscape.
Sustainable ambitions
Becoming climate neutral by 2050
Sustainable ambitions
that’s what the
European Union
is aiming for.
The energy transition required for this goes from materials and components to the level of complete energy systems. At Netceed, we are taking small steps every day towards the distribution of 100% green power and renewable energy.

Water

From distribution of drinking water to the management of wastewater

Gas

We operate in all levels of the gas distribution network

Electricity

Low, medium or high voltage; we’ve got it covered
Empowering energy
Our expertise will help to find your way in a changing energy landscape.
Sustainable ambitions
Becoming
climate neutral
by 2050
Sustainable ambitions
that’s what the
European Union
is aiming for.
The energy transition required for this goes from materials and components to the level of complete energy systems. At Netceed, we are taking small steps every day towards the distribution of 100% green power and renewable energy.

Water

From distribution of drinking water to the management of wastewater

Gas

We operate in all levels of the gas distribution network

Electricity

Low, medium or high voltage; we’ve got it covered
Management

Cédric Varasteh

Chairman of the Board

Cédric Varasteh is the Founder, and Chairman of the Board of Netceed. In addition to his innovative executive leadership, he has more than 30 years of entrepreneurial expertise directing business development, sales, marketing, operations, and customer service. Cédric’s steadfast focus on valued customer relationships has propelled the growth of his global enterprise.

Alper Turken

CEO

Alper Turken holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Middle East Technical University and a PHD in Philosophy from Bogazici University in Istanbul.  With over 25 years of experience in telecommunications, he began his career in engineering and technical sales roles, and quickly moved into leadership positions at Motorola and Arris. Most recently, he was Senior Vice President, EMEA and APAC at CommScope. He joined Netceed as Deputy Chief Executive Officer in 2022 and was appointed to CEO in 2024 where he leads organizational integrations and global growth.

Mathieu Sarday

Global CFO

Mathieu holds a Master’s degree in Finance from ESCP Paris, and provided Mergers & Acquisitions Transaction Services at Deloitte for nearly a decade.  He brought his expertise to Netceed in 2018 as CFO, where he has supported the group’s strategy, corporate finance, human resources, and legal matters, all while developing business partner functions along with Netceed’s CEO.

João Figueiredo

Executive Manager, Netceed Innovations

João holds degrees in Electronics Engineering from Reding University UK, and Electronics and Telecommunications from University of Aveiro PT.  Prior to joining Netceed in 2020, João leveraged his nearly 30 years of professional experience leading the Infrastructures department at Altice Labs, working as a Telecom Network Infrastructures Business Strategy specialist across Multinational projects, and collaborating with telecom operators for FTTH in project management roles in Brazil, Angola, Cape Verde, São Tomé and Principe, Morocco, Columbia, Namibia, Timor, and Libya. João is currently Netceed’s forward-thinking Research & Development Director and co-founder of Netceed Innovations, overseeing research, development, testing, and production for the global group.

Thibaud Lanaspre

Global Director of M&A and Integrations, and Managing Director of Europe

Thibaud holds a MsC degree in Management from ESSEC Business School. Prior to joining Netceed in 2021, he spent a a decade in the M&A ecosystem, most notably at PricewaterhouseCoopers in transaction services in Paris.  Thibaud is currently Netceed’s Global Head of M&A and integration, responsible for all Mergers & Acquisitions operations, corporate development projects, and integrations on a global scale to support Netceed’s international growth.

Julia Watkins

Global Head of Legal

Julia holds 3 Master’s degrees in Law including a specialty in Technical Innovation Law from University Paris-Sud in partnership with University Paris Panthéon-Sorbonne as Valedictorian; in International and European Law from University Paris Nanterre in Paris with honors; and in Business Law from University Paris II Panthéon-Assas; as well as a Certification as a qualified lawyer from Bucharest Bar in Romania; and a Bachelor’s degree in Law from University of Bucharest, Faculty of Law.  Julia has nearly two decades of experience, most notably as an attorney at law for various law practices, and as Legal Director & DPO at Talentsoft, where she created, structured, scaled, and led a team covering and securing all legal aspects of the business.  She joined Netceed in 2023 as Global Head of Legal where she brings her background in complex and commercially focused multicultural environments to handle all legal dealings for the organization globally.

Cédric Varasteh
Chairman of the Board
Cédric Varasteh
Chairman of the Board

Cédric Varasteh is the Founder, and Chairman of the Board of Netceed. In addition to his innovative executive leadership, he has more than 30 years of entrepreneurial expertise directing business development, sales, marketing, operations, and customer service. Cédric’s steadfast focus on valued customer relationships has propelled the growth of his global enterprise.

Alper Turken
CEO
Alper Turken
CEO

Alper Turken holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Middle East Technical University and a PHD in Philosophy from Bogazici University in Istanbul.  With over 25 years of experience in telecommunications, he began his career in engineering and technical sales roles, and quickly moved into leadership positions at Motorola and Arris. Most recently, he was Senior Vice President, EMEA and APAC at CommScope. He joined Netceed as Deputy Chief Executive Officer in 2022 and was appointed to CEO in 2024 where he leads organizational integrations and global growth.

Mathieu Sarday
Global CFO
Mathieu Sarday
Global CFO

Mathieu holds a Master’s degree in Finance from ESCP Paris, and provided Mergers & Acquisitions Transaction Services at Deloitte for nearly a decade.  He brought his expertise to Netceed in 2018 as CFO, where he has supported the group’s strategy, corporate finance, human resources, and legal matters, all while developing business partner functions along with Netceed’s CEO.

João Figueiredo
Executive Manager, Netceed Innovations
João Figueiredo
Executive Manager, Netceed Innovations

João holds degrees in Electronics Engineering from Reding University UK, and Electronics and Telecommunications from University of Aveiro PT.  Prior to joining Netceed in 2020, João leveraged his nearly 30 years of professional experience leading the Infrastructures department at Altice Labs, working as a Telecom Network Infrastructures Business Strategy specialist across Multinational projects, and collaborating with telecom operators for FTTH in project management roles in Brazil, Angola, Cape Verde, São Tomé and Principe, Morocco, Columbia, Namibia, Timor, and Libya. João is currently Netceed’s forward-thinking Research & Development Director and co-founder of Netceed Innovations, overseeing research, development, testing, and production for the global group.

Thibaud Lanaspre
Global Director of M&A and Integrations, and Managing Director of Europe
Thibaud Lanaspre
Global Director of M&A and Integrations, and Managing Director of Europe

Thibaud holds a MsC degree in Management from ESSEC Business School. Prior to joining Netceed in 2021, he spent a a decade in the M&A ecosystem, most notably at PricewaterhouseCoopers in transaction services in Paris.  Thibaud is currently Netceed’s Global Head of M&A and integration, responsible for all Mergers & Acquisitions operations, corporate development projects, and integrations on a global scale to support Netceed’s international growth.

Julia Watkins
Global Head of Legal
Julia Watkins
Global Head of Legal

Julia holds 3 Master’s degrees in Law including a specialty in Technical Innovation Law from University Paris-Sud in partnership with University Paris Panthéon-Sorbonne as Valedictorian; in International and European Law from University Paris Nanterre in Paris with honors; and in Business Law from University Paris II Panthéon-Assas; as well as a Certification as a qualified lawyer from Bucharest Bar in Romania; and a Bachelor’s degree in Law from University of Bucharest, Faculty of Law.  Julia has nearly two decades of experience, most notably as an attorney at law for various law practices, and as Legal Director & DPO at Talentsoft, where she created, structured, scaled, and led a team covering and securing all legal aspects of the business.  She joined Netceed in 2023 as Global Head of Legal where she brings her background in complex and commercially focused multicultural environments to handle all legal dealings for the organization globally.

Yvette Panno

SVP of Human Resources

Yvette holds a master’s degree in human resources with a PHR certificate after graduating from Stony Brook University and Boston University School of Communication majoring in Broadcasting/English. She has focused her 30-year career in telecommunications with senior roles in Human Resources including Regional Director of Human Resources with both Altice and Cablevision. She joined Netceed in 2017 and partners closely with the CEO to shape cultural change overseeing the strategic centers of excellence in talent acquisition, benefits, compensation, employee relations, internal communications, and performance management throughout Netceed’s growth and integrations in the United States.

Frederico Ramalho

SVP of Operations

Frederico holds a Master’s degree in Management and Industrial Engineering from ISCTE Business School in Portugal, where he also completed an Advanced Management program.  He provided his logistics and continuous improvement expertise to the automotive sector before transitioning to the telecom industry where he has over 15 years of experience in operations and supply chain management.  Frederico joined Netceed in 2017, bringing his operations mastery and Lean Six Sigma training to support the organization’s operational set up and expansion in the U.S. market, overseeing all North America operations, supply chain, facilities, and safety & compliance.

Tom Kane

SVP of Sales

Tom brings over 30 years of telecommunications, and Information and Communication Technology experience to Netceed.  He began his career in Field Systems Engineering and Program Management roles with Metscan Inc., Ziff-Davis, and Electronic Data Systems.  Tom joined what is now Netceed’s North Carolina branch in 1998, and was promoted to Vice President of Sales in 2005.  In 2022, he was named Senior Vice President of Sales, where he leads a team of knowledgeable and experienced industry experts responsible for driving growth throughout North America.

James DeCoe

SVP of Products, Procurement & Technology

James holds a BBA and MBA from Cleary University in Michigan. Prior to joining Netceed in 2023, DeCoe spent nearly 20 years at CommScope, most recently in the role of Vice President of Network Cable and Connectivity.  With more than 25 years in the broadband industry, he is leveraging his extensive connectivity background to lead the highly-skilled team of engineers to develop customized solutions for network operators; exceed customer demand for connectivity with the product team; while building an integrated procurement team to support Netceed’s North America Product, Procurement, and Technology departments.

Claudia Cesaire

VP of Accounting and Finance

Claudia studied Accounting and Finance in Paris, and holds a bachelor’s degree. She spent 14 years as an Accounting Associate at a notable accounting firm prior to joining Netceed.  She brought her financial mastery to Netceed in 2016, and currently leads the corporate finance and accounting departments for North America.

Yvette Panno
SVP of Human Resources
Yvette Panno
SVP of Human Resources

Yvette holds a master’s degree in human resources with a PHR certificate after graduating from Stony Brook University and Boston University School of Communication majoring in Broadcasting/English. She has focused her 30-year career in telecommunications with senior roles in Human Resources including Regional Director of Human Resources with both Altice and Cablevision. She joined Netceed in 2017 and partners closely with the CEO to shape cultural change overseeing the strategic centers of excellence in talent acquisition, benefits, compensation, employee relations, internal communications, and performance management throughout Netceed’s growth and integrations in the United States.

Frederico Ramalho
SVP of Operations
Frederico Ramalho
SVP of Operations

Frederico holds a Master’s degree in Management and Industrial Engineering from ISCTE Business School in Portugal, where he also completed an Advanced Management program.  He provided his logistics and continuous improvement expertise to the automotive sector before transitioning to the telecom industry where he has over 15 years of experience in operations and supply chain management.  Frederico joined Netceed in 2017, bringing his operations mastery and Lean Six Sigma training to support the organization’s operational set up and expansion in the U.S. market, overseeing all North America operations, supply chain, facilities, and safety & compliance.

Tom Kane
SVP of Sales
Tom Kane
SVP of Sales

Tom brings over 30 years of telecommunications, and Information and Communication Technology experience to Netceed.  He began his career in Field Systems Engineering and Program Management roles with Metscan Inc., Ziff-Davis, and Electronic Data Systems.  Tom joined what is now Netceed’s North Carolina branch in 1998, and was promoted to Vice President of Sales in 2005.  In 2022, he was named Senior Vice President of Sales, where he leads a team of knowledgeable and experienced industry experts responsible for driving growth throughout North America.

James DeCoe
SVP of Products, Procurement & Technology
James DeCoe
SVP of Products, Procurement & Technology

James holds a BBA and MBA from Cleary University in Michigan. Prior to joining Netceed in 2023, DeCoe spent nearly 20 years at CommScope, most recently in the role of Vice President of Network Cable and Connectivity.  With more than 25 years in the broadband industry, he is leveraging his extensive connectivity background to lead the highly-skilled team of engineers to develop customized solutions for network operators; exceed customer demand for connectivity with the product team; while building an integrated procurement team to support Netceed’s North America Product, Procurement, and Technology departments.

Claudia Cesaire
VP of Accounting and Finance
Claudia Cesaire
VP of Accounting and Finance

Claudia studied Accounting and Finance in Paris, and holds a bachelor’s degree. She spent 14 years as an Accounting Associate at a notable accounting firm prior to joining Netceed.  She brought her financial mastery to Netceed in 2016, and currently leads the corporate finance and accounting departments for North America.

Philippe Wilderjans

Head of Belgium

After obtaining his International Business Management degree, Philippe joined Crosswise in 2013 with responsibilities including business development, sales, and marketing. After leading the operational business for multiple years, he was appointed to streamline and converge the Belgian telecom entities into a singular business unit under the brand name Amadys to provide world-class customer service as a unified organization. Since 2021, Philippe has been leading Amadys through the Belgian telecom landscape, and after acquisition by Netceed in 2023, he was named Head of Belgium for Netceed, leading all aspects of the business and broad customer portfolio in Belgium as well as its growth.

Lars Willemsen

Head of the Netherlands

Lars holds an MBA from TIAS School for Business and Society and has more than 12 years of experience and expertise within the telecom industry. He began his career in Sales and Marketing, quickly moving into leadership positions at Infraconcepts, and most recently as Vice President of Telecom in the Netherlands at Amadys. After acquisition, he was appointed as Head of the Netherlands for Netceed in 2023, where he leads all aspects of the telecom business and customer portfolio in the region, positioning the organization for sustainable growth.

Thibaud Lanaspre

Global Director of M&A and Integrations, and Managing Director of Europe

Thibaud holds a MsC degree in Management from ESSEC Business School. Prior to joining Netceed in 2021, he spent a a decade in the M&A ecosystem, most notably at PricewaterhouseCoopers in transaction services in Paris.  Thibaud is currently Netceed’s Global Head of M&A and integration, responsible for all Mergers & Acquisitions operations, corporate development projects, and integrations on a global scale to support Netceed’s international growth.

Anthony Basham

Head of Denmark

Anthony holds an Electrical Engineering degree and Master’s degree in Project Management from Aberdeen University. He has more than 30 years of experience in telecommunications and has held senior roles in engineering, development, quality, sales, and management.  Anthony is currently a President with SCTE’s Society of Broadband Professionals. He joined DKT powered by Netceed in 2021 as Managing Director and has been at the forefront of innovating and expanding CPE fibre solutions that cater to a global clientelle. Anthony was named Netceed’s Head of Denmark in 2023, where he is leveraging his rich strategic and leadership background as well as technical acumen to navigate the rapidly evolving telecommunications landscape in the region. Under his leadership, the company is poised to make significant inroads in the Nordic region while addressing its unique market needs.

Stephan Kemsisian

Head of France

Stephan holds a graduate degree in Mechanics from Supmeca in Paris, France and a post-graduate degree in Management from IAE in Aix-en-Provence, France. He has more than 20 years of experience in the telecommunications industry, most notably helping drive growth as the Head of Procurement at Circet Group. Stephan joined Netceed in 2013 and has held several senior level Sales and Business Development positions for Netceed’s operations in France, Germany, and North Africa.  He was named Head of France in 2023 where he leads the company’s rapidly-scaling business in the country.

Koen Huskens

Head of Energy

Koen holds three Master’s degrees: in Business Economics, Accounting, and Finance, as well as in Management from KU Leuven, and in Engineering and Electromechanics from Groep T Internationale Hogeschool Leuven. He has nearly 15 years of experience including Sales and Leadership positions at Evodis, Indutube, Voltacom and Aquapipe, and was most recently Vice President of Amadys Energy.  After acquisition by Netceed, he was appointed as the Head of Energy for Netceed in 2023, where leads the division throughout Europe, positioning it for future growth and expansion in the Energy market.

Laurent Bourgeois

Head of Operations for Europe

After graduating with a Commercial Sciences & Marketing master’s degree in Belgium, Laurent has spent his career mastering the Supply Chain, mainly within the Telecommunications & Automotive sectors.  He brought his 25+ years of professional experience and expertise to Netceed as Chief Operating Officer in 2020, where he supports the company’s constant growth by developing dynamic operational structure and capturing new business opportunities while positioning Netceed for future expansion.

Baiyang Wang

Head of Procurement for Europe

Baiyang holds a Master’s degree in Transport Security from UVSQ.  After great success in purchasing and supplier development in Troyes, this procurement powerhouse joined Netceed in 2007, where she oversaw supplier development, purchasing, and supply-chain.  She was appointed Procurement Director in 2015, where she leads an expert procurement team in France and supports global purchasing for Netceed.

Théo Lambert

Technical Director

After graduating from Polytech Lille Graduate School of Engineering, Théo has spent his career mastering the telecommunications industry and leading the Telecom Department at Preformed Line Products overseeing the French market.  He joined Netceed in 2017, and was promoted to CTO in 2019, where he leads a highly skilled team of specialized engineers to meet customer demand and develop customized solutions for network operators.

Philippe Wilderjans
Head of Belgium
Philippe Wilderjans
Head of Belgium

After obtaining his International Business Management degree, Philippe joined Crosswise in 2013 with responsibilities including business development, sales, and marketing. After leading the operational business for multiple years, he was appointed to streamline and converge the Belgian telecom entities into a singular business unit under the brand name Amadys to provide world-class customer service as a unified organization. Since 2021, Philippe has been leading Amadys through the Belgian telecom landscape, and after acquisition by Netceed in 2023, he was named Head of Belgium for Netceed, leading all aspects of the business and broad customer portfolio in Belgium as well as its growth.

Lars Willemsen
Head of the Netherlands
Lars Willemsen
Head of the Netherlands

Lars holds an MBA from TIAS School for Business and Society and has more than 12 years of experience and expertise within the telecom industry. He began his career in Sales and Marketing, quickly moving into leadership positions at Infraconcepts, and most recently as Vice President of Telecom in the Netherlands at Amadys. After acquisition, he was appointed as Head of the Netherlands for Netceed in 2023, where he leads all aspects of the telecom business and customer portfolio in the region, positioning the organization for sustainable growth.

Thibaud Lanaspre
Global Director of M&A and Integrations, and Managing Director of Europe
Thibaud Lanaspre
Global Director of M&A and Integrations, and Managing Director of Europe

Thibaud holds a MsC degree in Management from ESSEC Business School. Prior to joining Netceed in 2021, he spent a a decade in the M&A ecosystem, most notably at PricewaterhouseCoopers in transaction services in Paris.  Thibaud is currently Netceed’s Global Head of M&A and integration, responsible for all Mergers & Acquisitions operations, corporate development projects, and integrations on a global scale to support Netceed’s international growth.

Anthony Basham
Head of Denmark
Anthony Basham
Head of Denmark

Anthony holds an Electrical Engineering degree and Master’s degree in Project Management from Aberdeen University. He has more than 30 years of experience in telecommunications and has held senior roles in engineering, development, quality, sales, and management.  Anthony is currently a President with SCTE’s Society of Broadband Professionals. He joined DKT powered by Netceed in 2021 as Managing Director and has been at the forefront of innovating and expanding CPE fibre solutions that cater to a global clientelle. Anthony was named Netceed’s Head of Denmark in 2023, where he is leveraging his rich strategic and leadership background as well as technical acumen to navigate the rapidly evolving telecommunications landscape in the region. Under his leadership, the company is poised to make significant inroads in the Nordic region while addressing its unique market needs.

Stephan Kemsisian
Head of France
Stephan Kemsisian
Head of France

Stephan holds a graduate degree in Mechanics from Supmeca in Paris, France and a post-graduate degree in Management from IAE in Aix-en-Provence, France. He has more than 20 years of experience in the telecommunications industry, most notably helping drive growth as the Head of Procurement at Circet Group. Stephan joined Netceed in 2013 and has held several senior level Sales and Business Development positions for Netceed’s operations in France, Germany, and North Africa.  He was named Head of France in 2023 where he leads the company’s rapidly-scaling business in the country.

Koen Huskens
Head of Energy
Koen Huskens
Head of Energy

Koen holds three Master’s degrees: in Business Economics, Accounting, and Finance, as well as in Management from KU Leuven, and in Engineering and Electromechanics from Groep T Internationale Hogeschool Leuven. He has nearly 15 years of experience including Sales and Leadership positions at Evodis, Indutube, Voltacom and Aquapipe, and was most recently Vice President of Amadys Energy.  After acquisition by Netceed, he was appointed as the Head of Energy for Netceed in 2023, where leads the division throughout Europe, positioning it for future growth and expansion in the Energy market.

Laurent Bourgeois
Head of Operations for Europe
Laurent Bourgeois
Head of Operations for Europe

After graduating with a Commercial Sciences & Marketing master’s degree in Belgium, Laurent has spent his career mastering the Supply Chain, mainly within the Telecommunications & Automotive sectors.  He brought his 25+ years of professional experience and expertise to Netceed as Chief Operating Officer in 2020, where he supports the company’s constant growth by developing dynamic operational structure and capturing new business opportunities while positioning Netceed for future expansion.

Baiyang Wang
Head of Procurement for Europe
Baiyang Wang
Head of Procurement for Europe

Baiyang holds a Master’s degree in Transport Security from UVSQ.  After great success in purchasing and supplier development in Troyes, this procurement powerhouse joined Netceed in 2007, where she oversaw supplier development, purchasing, and supply-chain.  She was appointed Procurement Director in 2015, where she leads an expert procurement team in France and supports global purchasing for Netceed.

Théo Lambert
Technical Director
Théo Lambert
Technical Director

After graduating from Polytech Lille Graduate School of Engineering, Théo has spent his career mastering the telecommunications industry and leading the Telecom Department at Preformed Line Products overseeing the French market.  He joined Netceed in 2017, and was promoted to CTO in 2019, where he leads a highly skilled team of specialized engineers to meet customer demand and develop customized solutions for network operators.

Our Legacy

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Comtec
Huntingdon, England
iETC
Aveiro, Portugal
ILDC
Ashdod, Israel
ETC Group Portugal
Lisbonne, Portugal
ETC Morocco Networks
Casablanca, Morocco
DNT
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
ETC Germany Networks
Gelsenkirchen, Germany
Klonex
Opole, Poland
Tiba
Raasdorf, Austria
BTV Multimedia
Hanover, Germany
ANEDiS
Berlin, Germany
Antennen Electronic Braun
Hanover, Germany
Braun TeleCom
Hanover, Germany
DKT
Kirke Saaby, Denmark
FIONIS
Gössendorf/Graz, Austria
Heinrich
Wismar, Germany
Holm
Hamburg, Germany
POTT
Hamburg, Germany
STW Spleißtechnik West
Thaur/Innsbruck, Austria
Amadys
Antwerp, Belgium
Passcomm
Warrington, UK
TSO
Schalksmühle, Germany
Raynet
Nagytarcsa, Hungary
Technolimit
Heusden, Netherlands
Pro Kunststoff
Rüsselsheim, Germany
Nexgen
Lillerød, Denmark