Gerben S.

Owner / Managing Director | Fire Safety & Prevention


Over 12 years executive experience in the fire safety & prevention industry, with in-depth understanding of market developments and customer requirements.

  • Electrical Equipments & Components
  • Machinery & Equipments


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


Owner / Managing Director

Hefas Branddetectie BV
6 years
Current position
Feb 2016 - Present
As a 'knowledge center for fire safety', Hefas offers product-independent total solutions for its customers & relations. The wishes and needs of our customers are central. We provide: c...see more


Hefas Branddetectie BV
8 years
Current position
Dec 2013 - Present
Financial and Business Controller responsible for Finance, Legal, HR, IT, Logistics and Procurement.

Business Controller

Solar A/S
1 year
Jun 2012 - Nov 2013
- Sparringpartner for MT for Financial matters with regular participation in (Comm.)MT meetings. - SAP BI implementation and optimization. Execution of SAP BI training. - Managed the s...see more

Manager Integrations

Solar A/S
5 years
Dec 2007 - Jun 2012
In general: Managing strategic projects to develop the original Solar NL organisation towards a market leading position in the Dutch market. - As Roll out projectmanager responsible for...see more

Founder and Board member (spec. Treasurer)

Voedselbank Steunpunt Zevenaar en Rijnwaarden
8 years
May 2007 - Jun 2015

Business Controller

Solar A/S
5 years
Dec 2002 - Nov 2007
In this role I directly assisted our CFO on various Financial matters. - Responsible for the design and implementation of the Planning&Control cyclus and KPI reporting - Execution of re...see more

Trainee Business Controller

Solar Nederland
3 years
Sep 1999 - Nov 2002
In this role I gained experience in HR, Quality and various Financial departments Main results: - implementation of budgeting proces for all departments and branches - transition of our...see more

Assistent Accountant

KPMG Accountants
9 months
Oct 1994 - Jul 1995
Set up of annual reports for various companies in profit and non-profit.

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Electrical Equipments & Components
  • Machinery & Equipments