Robert-Jan V.

CEO | Embedded Electronics

Netherlands
English, French, Dutch

Experienced General Manager, Entrepreneur in Private Equity Owned Company and in International Blue Chip Company. Combines technical background and commercial experience acquired in The Netherlands an...see more

  • Consumer Electronics

500

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

Experience

Mentor NL groeit

nlgroeit
4 years
Current position
Jun 2018 - Present
Mentor of NL grows to realize the growth plans of ambitious entrepreneurs with an existing company turnover between 1 -100 million €. This program is supported by the Ministry of Econom...see more

CEO - Owner

HedoN Electronic developments B.V.
9 years
Current position
Sep 2013 - Present
HedoN, is a high-tech electronic development and production company in Delft, The Netherlands, originally founded as a spin-off from Delft University of Technology in 1979. Hedon has a ...see more

Commercial Director

Van de Leur Banketspecialiteiten
2 years
Dec 2011 - Aug 2013
The company is a producer and supplier of bakery products. The company operates a bakery and offers pie cakes, pastries, desserts, soft crust tartlets, short crust tartlets and related ...see more

Owner Director

Katalist Company BV
12 years
Current position
Dec 2010 - Present
Katalyst is an investment partnership of entrepreneurs with access to greater than $25mm in capital and significant operations experience acquiring businesses that we can scale leveragi...see more

Investor / Director / Owner

Katalist Partners BV
14 years
Current position
Sep 2008 - Present
Katalyst is an investment partnership of entrepreneurs with access to greater than $25mm in capital and significant operations experience acquiring businesses that we can scale leveragi...see more

Algemeen Directeur / CEO

De Banketgroep B.V.
3 years
Dec 2007 - Nov 2010
De Banketgroep is a leading Biscuit Company based in The Netherlands and was then owned by Gilde Investments. It has 6 production factories, > 450 staff, and turn-over of >90 million €....see more

Shell Shop Manager and Retail Turn-around Manager BeNeLux and France

Shell
6 years
May 2002 - Nov 2007
New role with full business acountability; P&L, investments, organisation 600 shops across NL, Belgium, Luxemburg and France, 23 direct staff, >4000 indirect staff accountable for shop ...see more

Head Strategy and eBusiness Global Lubricants

Royal Dutch Shell, London
3 years
Dec 1997 - Dec 2000
Responsible for the development and tracking of the global Lubricants (e)Business strategy and knowledge management processes to fast track the transfer of best practice and improve the...see more

Global Business Turn Around Manager

Shell International
1 year
Dec 1997 - Dec 1998
Working directly for the Group Managing Directors of Shell, responsible for the development and implementation of Business Improvement and Leadership programmes to accomplish and accele...see more

Global Sales and Marketing Manager Shell Chemicals

Shell Chemicals, UK
4 years
Dec 1993 - Dec 1997
Accountable for global marketing, sales, development and supply of high performance chemicals, which facilitate oil and gas production and transport. Turned around a declining business....see more

Production Technologist

Shell Exploration and Production
2 years
Dec 1991 - Dec 1993
To identify, define and manage R&D/TS programmes, including budgets and manpower, for well stimulation with team of assistants. To provide on-site technical support in Operating Units w...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Consumer Electronics

Expertise

  • Business Strategy
  • Market Analysis
  • Leadership
  • Business Development
  • Marketing Strategy
  • B2B
  • Procurement
  • Business Planning
  • International Sales
  • Account Management
  • Pricing
  • Logistics
  • B2C
  • Business Integration