The Board

The chairmanship

At the Inaugural meeting, the 10th of August, 2022, the first pair of chairmen were elected to start up the VDES Alliance.

Chairman: Stefan Pielmeier, Sternula
Co-Chairman: Peter Bergljung, Saab Group

Board Members

VDES alliance is governed by a talented and diverse Board, responsible for comprehensive planning, implementing, and monitoring of VDES technologies across the globe and to encourage cordiality amongst the members. These members were elected at the Inaugural meeting, 10th of August 2022.

Derek Love, CML Microcircuits (UK) ltd.
Lars L√łge, Space Norway AS
Koichi Nishimura, TST Corporation
Jorge Arroyo, USCG
Pieter Winter, S3C
Cato Giil Eliassen, Kongsberg Seatex


The Chairman gets help from the following staff:

Administrative Assistant: Agata Jolanta Dakowicz, Sternula