(Backnang, Germany--September 3, 2014) Dan Technologies A/S announces a new addition to the board of satellite communications equipment manufacturer and systems integrator Hiltron GmbH. Jan Molter joins Hiltron as Managing Director with effect from September 1.
After graduating with a university degree in economics, Jan Molter served for 14 years as an officer with the German Navy, latterly as Commanding Officer of the submarine U15. He joined FS Antennentechnik GmbH in 2006 as Head of Economics, progressing in 2008 to Schott AG where he served for over five years as Vice President.
"Jan Molter has good knowledge of the electronics and satellite communications industry sectors plus proven leadership, management and motivational skills," comments Dan Technologies CEO Ole Clausen. "I am confident that he will prove successful in promoting Hiltron's development both in European markets and around the world."
"Hiltron has an excellent track record as a satcom equipment manufacturer and communications system integrator," Jan Molter adds. "I look forward to meeting with existing and potential Hiltron customers, not least at the mid-September IBC2014 show, and with colleagues from Hiltron's sister companies in the Dan Technologies group."
Hiltron GmbH (http://www.hiltron.de
) operates from modern purpose-built headquarters at Backnang near Stuttgart. On-site facilities include a large technical operations area with high access doors and ceiling, capable of accommodating satellite-link vehicles and their roof-mounted antennas. Hiltron is part of the Dan Technologies group, one of Europe's leading suppliers of audio, video, transmission products and digital media solutions.