Critical Infrastructure Protection & Resilience North America

Markus Gilges

Director Business Development
VT Miltope
U.S.A.

Markus is responsible for all Business and System Development activities for VT Miltope in the EMEA region. VT Miltope provides hardware and software solutions for wireless data infrastructures in and around aircraft as well as ruggedised computers for various applications in the aviation, military and security world. In the last years VT Miltope expanded their portfolio with embedded cyber security elements and network optimisation technology.

After receiving degrees in Economics and Air Transport Management from the University of Cologne (Germany) and Cranfield (UK), Markus worked for various airlines in Germany, before moving to the UK in 1995 to work for British Airways Engineering. After several years at British Airways and time in the world of software for the aviation world, Markus started to work in avionics and inflight connectivity and entertainment, working for Panasonic and VT Miltope (since 2006).