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  • Warandelaan 2, Prisma Building, room P 1.135

    5037 AB Tilburg


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Personal profile

Research interests

I am a specialist in Supply Chain Management and Logistics. My expertise is primarily based on 20+ years of experience in business, as a consultant and (interim)manager. In addition I have dealt with numerous strategic and organizational issues, often by applying theoretical insights.


  • University Lecturer, since 2015
  • Lecturer HBO, 2009-2014
  • Independent consultant / interim manager, 2004-2008
  • Logistics Director Iggesund Paperboard, 2000-2004
  • Principal A.T.Kearney, 1994-2000
  • Logistics Manager Fuji Photo Film, 1990-1994
  • Associate consultant McKinsey & Company, 1985-1990
  • Scientific Assistant Tilburg University and Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin, 1981-1985


  • Lectures and Work Assignments Distribution Management
  • Supervisor Master Theses Supply Chain Management
  • Supervisor Bachelor Theses Management Dept.
  • Work Assignments Organisation & Strategy
  • Work Assignments Strategic Management
  • Work Assignments International Management
  • Work Assignment The Fresh Connection

Current courses

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