Johan A.

Managing Director | Conveyor Belt Systems


As Managing Director I focus on improving the positioning and value proposition of our companies in Veendam (NL), Woodland (California) and Pine City (Minesota). This involves our commercial strategi...see more

  • Machinery & Equipments
  • Metal Manufacturing


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


Managing Director

4 years
Current position
Dec 2017 - Present
Broekema has been developing and producing top-quality conveyor belts for more than 60 years. The firm exports 90% of its products to no fewer than 40 countries. Broekema enjoys an inte...see more

Commercial Director

EA Broekema b.v.
4 years
Dec 2013 - Nov 2017
EA Broekema BV is a medium size company with production and head quarters in Veendam, Holland. Broekema has two daughter companies with production facilities in the USA, located in Mine...see more

Member of Advisory Board

Rijksuniversiteit Groningen
7 years
Sep 2013 - Oct 2020
IBR is a student driven organisation to conduct International Business Research projects for companies. The Advisory Board supports and coaches students in their efforts to commercialis...see more

Manager Sales & Export

EA Broekema
2 years
Feb 2012 - Dec 2013
• Marketing strategy & Implementation • Business & Market Development • Building and maintaining dealer-networks in Eastern Europe, Asia, Middle East, Africa and South America • Manage ...see more

Market Development Manager

2 years
Dec 2009 - Dec 2011
Flexco Netherlands B.V. Flexco is a supplier of conveyor belting accessories, as well as tools and equipment for the fabrication of light-weight conveyor belting. Responsibilities: • ...see more


JE Adrichem
1 year
Dec 2007 - Dec 2008

Co Owner

Traders & Mediators b.v.
5 years
Dec 1999 - Dec 2004
Traders & Mediators was founded as a trading company and as a consultant to assist in sourcing product from, or outsourcing to Asia and the Far East. Traders and Mediators was terminat...see more

Sales Manager

Fabreeka Bandtransport
16 years
Jul 1993 - Jun 2009
Activities: After the acquisition of Bandtransport Zaanstreek, I was asked by Fabreeka to assume the responsibilities for the sales and marketing of the company. In this capacity, I hav...see more

Export Manager

Bandtransport Zaanstreek B.V.
2 years
Mar 1991 - Jun 1993
Bandtransport Zaanstreek, Uitgeest A producer of thermoplastic conveyor belt. The products were sold in all light- and middleweight applications in most industries. Bandtransport was de...see more

Office Manager

Eggerding & Co
10 months
May 1990 - Mar 1991
Eggerding & Co is a warehousing and stevedoring company, specialised in handling and processing industrial minerals. The processing activities included breaking and grinding (micronisin...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Machinery & Equipments
  • Metal Manufacturing


  • Business Strategy
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Marketing
  • Management
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Coaching
  • Business Planning
  • Sales Management
  • Organizational Development
  • Product Development