Jan van Zoest is a Philips Fellow with over 25 years of experience in defining, managing and architecting large software platforms for many businesses and solutions across Philips. He combines deep technical understanding of the medical imaging and healthcare informatics domains with the ability to guide and overview large and complex software architectures. He has technically managed large global R&D organizations across different locations, including large development teams in India, The Netherlands and the US. He is a key contributor to Philips in technical education, mentoring and guidance, and a source for technical advisory, both in strategic and operational discussions.
In his current role as Chief Technology Officer for the Philips HealthSuite Digital Platform, he leads a team of key architects that play a leading role in defining the way forward for Philips in big data analytics and cloud computing software technologies, platforms as a service, internet of things, medical imaging, user experience and product line engineering. He is a frequent speaker on the topics of software platforms and software technologies for the healthcare domain at Philips and industry events.