Erik H.

Professional with 17+ years of experience in the Shipyard Industry, specializing as a transition manager

Netherlands
German, English, Dutch, Spanish; Castilian

+15 years working for Damen Shipyards group managing from sales, technical, to offshore. Experience in sales, business development, operation management, and project management. Currently I am now wor...see more

  • Agricultural Crops & Forestry
  • Food & Beverage
  • Mobility & Transportation
  • Program and Project Management
  • ...

400

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Transition Manager

VanWaarde
2 years
Current position
Dec 2020 - Present
VanWaarde is a management consulting working on challenges in the world. The most radical transitions our company working on is in the areas of food, raw materials and water.

Commercial Director

VitalFluid B.V.
2 years
Current position
Dec 2020 - Present
Plasma Activated Water for agriculture, food & health for disinfecting, purification, nitrification and medical purposes.

Managing Director Damen Cruise Ropax & Offshore

Damen Shipyards Group
2 years
May 2019 - Nov 2020
The Damen Group is a Dutch defence, shipbuilding, and engineering conglomerate company based in Gorinchem, South Holland, the Netherlands.

Managing Director Damen Technical Cooperation

Damen Shipyards Group
2 years
Dec 2016 - Apr 2019
The Damen Group is a Dutch defence, shipbuilding, and engineering conglomerate company based in Gorinchem, South Holland, the Netherlands.

Manager Projects Damen Technical Cooperation

Damen Shipyards Group
2 years
Mar 2015 - Nov 2016
The Damen Group is a Dutch defence, shipbuilding, and engineering conglomerate company based in Gorinchem, South Holland, the Netherlands.

Sales Manager Americas

Damen Shipyards
5 years
Dec 2009 - Mar 2015
Responsible for commercial activities of Damen in B2B environment in Latin-America, including Brazil, Venezuela, Cuba, Colombia, Peru, Ecuador, Chile. Customers are oil mayors, ministri...see more

Project Manager High Speed Craft

Damen Shipyards Gorinchem
5 years
Aug 2005 - Mar 2010
The Damen Group is a Dutch defence, shipbuilding, and engineering conglomerate company based in Gorinchem, South Holland, the Netherlands.

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Agricultural Crops & Forestry
  • Food & Beverage
  • Mobility & Transportation

Role experience

  • Program and Project Management
  • Sales

Expertise

  • Business Development
  • Project Management
  • Sales
  • Technical Analysis
  • International Business Management
  • Sales Management
  • Strategic Business