The Marlinks team

Marlinks is a driven team dedicated to play its part in the renewable energy revolution by delivering disruptive sub-sea cable monitoring technology and services for the modern offshore asset owner. We’re a welcoming and curious bunch from all walks of life with a shared passion for offshore wind.

Roel Vanthillo

Co-founder & CEO

“I want to enable engineers to always know what’s going on inside and outside their cables at all times and to build a tool that would do just that.”

Manly Callewaert

R&D lead

“Thanks to some rock’n roll and some analysis of heat dissipation and mass transfer using photonics our patented Depth of Burial model came to life.”

Liesbeth De Baere

Sales manager

“My role at Marlinks is to ignite the conversation and make sure we always bring the best value with customer-centricity and integrity being the main drivers.”

Brenda De Blander

Office Assistant

“I am an administrative millipede who loves the variety of tasks that office administration offers and takes special pride in executing them with high attention to detail.”

Simon De Rijcke

Project Engineer

“I have gained substantial experience in the electrical design of turbines, farms, and grids including writing multiple academic articles in journals and conference proceedings and holding several patents. At present, I develop and apply DTS and DAS techniques to monitor submarine cables.”

Christian Fojtek

Project engineer

“Developing a sustainable future for everyone is one my core beliefs. Marlinks’ offshore wind cable monitoring system is one building block in achieving that goal.”

Sander Van de Moortel

IT engineer

“I take care of the (front-end and back-end) development and deployment of the web applications while occasionally putting my linguistic and copy-writing skills at the disposal of the team.”

Andy Readyhough

UK Brand Ambassador

“ I am a Master Mariner and an offshore wind farm veteran with extensive experience in the sub-sea power cable industry. Currently I am tackling the UK market together and working with the team to develop their cutting-edge technologies that I am confident will benefit the entire sub-sea power cable sector.”

Iris Jiang

Business developer East-Asia

“I am interested in getting into dialogue with different types of subsea cable stakeholders on their current and future subsea cable challenges and as well look for solutions together.”


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