Currently working as a policy maker at the Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment.
Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS); national policy and regulation, international coordination and harmonisation.
The Netherlands representative in the ICAO RPAS Panel.
Founder of JARUS (Joint Authorities for Rulemaking on Unmanned Systems).
Chairman of JARUS from 2008-2014
JARUS member on behalf of The Netherlands.
Chairman of EUROCAE WG93 on small RPAS from 2012-2014.
Specialties: Unmanned aircraft, policy making, international collaboration, rulemaking, system architecture, validation and verification, certification of aircraft.