Jens Peter Wittenburg holds both a Masters and Doctorate degree in Electrical Engineering, with a concentration in Computer Engineering, from the University of Hannover. Before joining Technicolor in 2002, Jens Peter conducted research on programmable and dedicated solutions for MPEG and other video processing systems at the University of Hannover's Information Technology Lab.

During his first years at Technicolor's Hannover Corporate Research center, he worked as a system architect, project manager and technology domain director on storage systems and signal processing related projects. Jens Peter's current position is the Director of Strategy for the Enhanced Media program at Technicolor Corporate Research. In this role, Jens Peter is responsible for technical directions, strategy and business relevance of roughly one third of Technicolor’s CR. Projects in the Enhanced Media program focus around 3D and compression of audiovisual content.