After 20 years of hands-on experience in in business and management consulting, both in the Netherlands and abroad, Eric started his own business as (interim) general manager, consultant and non-executive board member.
As an experienced senior executive and hands-on general manager, he spent 14 years in Power solutions and Automotive with Pon Holdings. Pon is a € 6 billion turnover international family-owned trading, engineering and manufacturing company associated with Caterpillar and Volkswagen as major OEMs. Prior to Pon, Eric worked for 6 years as a consultant at Accenture.
Eric has successfully initiated, structured and implemented transformation programs. Programs that took on bold challenges, some adopting innovative approaches but always required personal courage and strong determination to execute. He has proven to communicate clearly, build strong teams and mobilise people. Eric fosters open dialogue, team diversity and building trust. He has a PhD in supply chain management and an MSc in Applied Mathematics from the Technical University in Delft.