CRFS, the world’s leading supplier of distributed RF spectrum intelligence systems, announces its expansion into the Middle East and North Africa territories with the appointment of Thomas Hoppe as Regional Sales Manager. CRFS plans to build on its recent successes in Asia and the Americas and sees a number of significant opportunities in the MENA region for its leading edge real-time spectrum systems, in particular for border security, intelligence and defence.

Thomas Hoppe has an electronics and RF engineering background and worked for a number of years on COMINT and COMSEC products before moving into MENA sales in the security sector with Rohde & Schwarz. More recently he has worked as a Security Consultant in the region supporting sales of tactical and strategic systems for intelligence and reconnaissance.

Steve Blades, VP International Sales at CRFS comments: “Thomas brings to CRFS an extensive network of government and security contacts in the region as well as specific sector expertise. He has a strong technical background and will be able to effectively showcase CRFS’s capabilities to existing and potential customers. Being based in Abu Dhabi will allow him to work closely with customers and partners to ensure that CRFS can offer the best solutions and service tailored to local requirements.”

About CRFS

CRFS pioneered the concept of remote, distributed, real-time networks of spectrum sensors for continuous 24/7 monitoring of the RF environment. The RFeye range of products are used to improve the efficiency of modern-day spectrum usage, resolve complex interference issues and help secure critical buildings, sites and installations.

CRFS is headquartered in Cambridge, UK with offices in the USA and a large network of agents and distributors around the world.

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