A Masters degree in Mechanical Engineering, University of Eindhoven The Netherlands.
1982 -1985, Exxon, Oil Refinery Aruba in Project engineering and Operations support for crude oil refining and sulfur recovering.
1985 – 2006 Unilever Netherlands.
1985 -1989 at the Unimills plant, as Maintenance manager responsible for soy bean extraction and edible oil refining plants.
1990-1997 several positions in operations at Calve consumer brand products factoy in Delft., including Operations Manager/deputy Managing Director.
1997 – 2006 developer, coordinator and implementer of Unilever’s TPM program for Unilever Foods Europe, 50 factories total. Many factories obtaining TPM Awards based on JIPM standards. Wide experience working with Japanese TPM professionals in Europe and Japan and TPM In Supply Chain with major packaging suppliers of Unilever.
2006- 2009 Senior Consultant/Program Manager,at Blom Consultancy building and leading a team of TPM / WCM professionals.
Own consulting firm “SeeMoreConsult”, since may 2010.
Resource Partner of CCI in implementing TRACC at several multinationals like Kellogg’s in Mexico, Colombia and Brasil. CCU Argentina & Chile, ARCA Argentina, Heinz Europe, Weetabix UK, Beam Spain, and other companies in Europe and Latin America
SeeMoreConsult supports serveral clients in Netherlands and Europe, like CNC, van Meeuwen and Lamb Weston, with TPM and developement of Maintenance Strategy and good practices..
Co-founder of TPMfactory.nl
Fluent in Dutch, English and Spanish.
Communication level in French and Italian
Conversation and understanding level in German
Operations Management, Maintenance Management
TPM & Lean Manufacturing development and Implementation.