Hans B.

Procurement executive in the Healthcare industry with 25+ years experience

German, English, Dutch

Experienced procurement leader and consultant having over 25 years of (international) experience in procurement and supply chain management in healthcare across Europe. Experienced Procurement Directo...see more

  • Healthcare
  • Hospital & Health Care
  • Medical Instruments & Supplies
  • Medtech
  • ...


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



European Alliance for Value in Health
1 year
Current position
Sep 2021 - Present
Representative Partner in the European Alliance for Value in Health (EAVH) The European Alliance for Value in Health is a group of associations representing stakeholders active in the b...see more

Consultant Procurement Innovation

2 years
Current position
Sep 2020 - Present
Capadev is a ICHOM implementation partner for Value Based Health Care


Health Proc Europe Association
2 years
Oct 2019 - Sep 2021
Established in Berlin, Health Proc Europe is the (non-profit) ecosystem of European healthcare and hospital procurement managers. Starting with 20 thought-leaders in 2019, Health Proc E...see more

Senior Advisor Value Based Procurement

EURIPHI Value-Based Procurement community of practise
2 years
Apr 2019 - Jan 2021
Part of Horizon 2020's, the EU Coordination and Support Action (CSA) 'Innovation in Healthcare’ focuses on the adoption of innovations and the improvement of procurement practices. In t...see more

Executive Procurement Consultant

4 years
Current position
Mar 2019 - Present
Executive procurement consultant supporting international medtech suppliers, healthcare provider organizations and procurement teams to improve healthcare delivery and manage total cost...see more

Senior Consultant & Manager Value & Innovation-based Market Access

MedTech Europe
4 years
Current position
Feb 2019 - Present
Supporting Medtech Europe's Industry Strategic Initiatives on the evolution, elaboration and development of the Value Based Healthcare paradigm and to drive forward its practical applic...see more

Lecturer Public Procurement

4 years
Current position
Sep 2018 - Present
Lecturer on Procurement and Tendermanagement in the public sector at NEVI, the leading Dutch association for Purchasing Management (founded 1956 having 6.500 members).

Board member NEVI Research Foundation (NRS)

2 years
Oct 2016 - Mar 2019
Board member NEVI Research foundation. To promote the quality, professionalisation and position of procurement - and to stimulate scientific research, NEVI set up the NEVI Research Foun...see more

GPO Manager EKK+ - Netherlands

3 years
Jan 2016 - Mar 2019
As a service and purchasing association, it is the declared aim of GDEKK to strengthen the independence and self-administration of municipal hospitals in the long term with a broad ran...see more


Ziekenhuis Partnerraad
1 year
Jan 2015 - Jul 2016
Chairman of the nonprofit Hospital Advisory Board on Chinese sourcing and collaboration activities (Dutch: Ziekenhuis Partnerraad)

Chairman NEVI Healthcare

4 years
Mar 2013 - Sep 2016
Chairman Dutch Institute for Purchasing and Supply Management section Healthcare (Dutch: NEVI)

Head of Procurement

University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG)
15 years
Nov 2001 - Aug 2016
Leading the procurement team of 25 dedicated procurement professionals. Creating state-of-the-art procurement activities in a complex healthcare provider organization Succesfull in crea...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Hospital & Health Care
  • Medical Instruments & Supplies
  • Medtech
  • Healthcare

Role experience

  • C-Level & Leadership
  • Consulting