My first steps into Photonics where made as one of the first students at Photonics section of Technical College Ede.
I finished with a Post Bachelor degree in Business Administration at the Business school Arnhem.
September 2015 I became the owner of Te Lintelo Systems, where after 30 years Ben Te Lintelo did take a step back a view months later.
My career in a nutshell;
My whole professional career working in the Photonics Industry, started as intern at Melles Griot where I could learn all faces of the Photonics Business, I did enjoy my job in Quality Control, Purchasing and Sales.
From there I worked 3 years at a Photonics Trading company, here I made the jump from inside sales to outside sales / product manager.
When we changed the new decenium I was asked to join help establish the European facility of Ocean Optics. We did grew from a 3 men operation to over 40 people in Europe. From doing everything the first years to focus on distributor sales and growing the distributor channel within the EMEA region.
Laser, Optics, Spectroscopy, Fiber optics, Customization, Building sales & distributor channels