Frank Hamerlinck

Chief Operating Officer

Picture of Frank HamerlinckFrank is a co-founder and COO of NGDATA. Prior to this, he was co-founder and COO/CTO of Porthus (EU) which delivered cloud-based solutions. While at Porthus, Frank oversaw all service, sales and R&D (off- and near-shore). When Porthus was purchased by Descartes Systems Group, Frank became executive VP (Global) R&D. Prior to Porthus Frank held management positions at Volvo IT and worked at the University of Ghent as a scientific researcher focusing on the application of artificial intelligence and expert systems, thesauri and ontologies in the area of document management and decision systems. Frank holds a master of engineering, with a focus on semantic data processing and machine learning from UGent, BikIT.

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