Management team

High speed data conversion& signal processing solutions
Xavier Bernard
Xavier Bernard
President

Xavier Bernard brings 37 years of experience in high performance electronic design, mainly for medical and defense applications.
Prior to ApisSys, Xavier spent 26 years in R&D, business and general management positions.
He has been in charge of Aerospace and Defense business development for Agilent Data Conversion in Switzerland, Country Manager for Mercury Computer Systems France and Founder and CEO of Castor Technologies.

Serge Begny
Serge Begny
Design & Production Manager

Serge Begny brings 34 years’ experience in high performance real time embedded computing and defense systems development.
Prior to ApisSys, Serge has been working with Sextant Avionic (now Thales), Themis Computers, Castor Technologies and Synopsis Castor, dealing with hardware development, RISC processors and FPGAs.

Manuel DeMatos
Manuel DeMatos
Technical Support and IT Manager

Manuel de Matos has 26 years’ experience in high performance real time embedded computing and defense systems development.
Prior to ApisSys, Manuel has been working with Matra System Information (now EADS) and Mercury Computer Systems.

Philippe L'Hopitalier
Philippe L'Hopitalier
Supply Chain and Quality Manager

Philippe L'Hopitalier has 28 years’ experience in purchasing and production organization functions.
Prior to ApisSys, Philippe worked with Agilent Technologies, Ascom and Emerson Electric.

Florian Stercq
Florian Stercq
R&D Manager

Florian Stercq is R&D manager, responsible for the development of the new products.
Florian has 15 years of experience in Radar and EW applications as developer and program manager. He worked with most of the major European defense accounts.
Florian graduated from the advanced national college of applied science and technology (ENSSAT) in Lannion, France.