As senior product marketing manager Windows, Alain Meeus is part of a team responsible for product management efforts for client versions of the Windows operating system that power Windows devices, including Windows Phone. Meeus first joined Microsoft in 1996 as a product manager in the Microsoft Benelux subsidiary and later moved to Redmond to join the Windows Client team, where he spent the last five years focusing on the enterprise customer segment use of mobile devices. Meeus is a subject matter expert in mobile security, configuration management, software distribution, and application development. Before joining Microsoft, Meeus served as a Product Manager for Novell and WordPerfect. Meeus attended the University of Antwerp and the University of Ghent, both in Belgium. Meeus enjoys a good beer, spending time with his wife, and hiking in the US Northwest.