Peter Siebert is the Executive Director of the DVB Project Office in Geneva, where he is responsible for all operational aspects of the DVB organization. Prior to this he has been with Philips Kommunikations AG (PKI AG) in Nürnberg/Germany, SES in Luxembourg and Siemens Schweiz AG in Zürich/Switzerland. His professional career spans all aspects of audio-video technology such as video transmission over telecommunication networks (PDH/SDH), satellite and IPTV networks. He has been responsible for a number of ETSI standards in the area of satellite transmission as well as for DVB specifications. He holds several patents in the area of audio-visual data transmission.
Dr Peter Siebert received his M.Sc. degree in 1984 and his Ph.D. degree in 1989 in physics from the University in Frankfurt, Germany. In addition he holds a degree in economics from the University in Hagen, Germany and an MBA from the Open University in Milton Keynes, UK.