Global Product Family Lead & Engineering Director High Temperature Sensors @ Sensata
Carol de Vries has more than 9 years of experience in the Automotive industry. He joined Sensata in January 2015 leading the Design Engi- neering for High temperature sensors. Before that he was responsible for R&D in the automotive Business Unit of NXP semiconductors after it became an independent company in 2006. During that period he was also actively involved in various consortia on vehicle to vehicle commu- nication. He also ran a startup company in the eld of energy harvesting / Internet of Things. Prior to joining NXP, Carol held di erent positions in Philips in the areas of semiconductors, passive components (including automotive), consumer electronics, professional imaging and research. Before joining Philips in 1982 he studied Plasma Physics at the University of Eindhoven.