Key Services Offered:
Business support and development.
Core Experience of Principal:
Project finance Architect: Financial engineering /
project finance for large export contracts of ships, machinery
and major building-contracts including subsidies, grants and
creditinsurance. Negotiating sales-contracts with end-user and
governmentagencies. Good worldwide network with (trade and devellopment
banks, credit insurance companies and NGO's, ECGD, Atradius,
USExim, AsDB, AfDB, IADB, WorldBank and Islamic Banks. Improving
intercultural communication between R&D, production and sales
as well as commercial communications with other cultures.
Current projects in the Netherlands: Financing for a production
plant for biocompostable plastics and packaging. Outside The
Netherlands: Businessplan for a holiday village in Surinam. Low
cost housing projects in Afghanistan, Costa Rica, Brazil and
Eastern Europe. Feasibility study for ICT teaching project in
Africa Ship building projects for Syria, Russia, Colombia, Sri
Lanka, Indonesia. Used to frequent travel worldwide.
Qualifications & Accreditations:
Master in Business Administration (MBA), Masters degree
Tradeschool Schoonhoven, certified jeweller/goldsmith, Certified
gemmologist (FGA), Economics (HBO-level), Trade & Company
Law (ISW). Accredited Associate, Institute
for Independent Business (AInstIB).
Industry Sectors worked in:
Import/export of machinery, capital goods and infrastructure
projects. Arranging world wide early commercial stage structured
finance for projects . Communication expert/coach inside and
outside companies for efficient idea to market optimisation.
5 years subsidy advisor for Senter (Dutch Min.Econ.Affairs).
Languages: Dutch - native, English -fluent, German - good,
French - basic.