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Science based and metrics driven, energetic, team player, pragmatic, balancing strategic vision with daily activities, accountable, result driven through staff empowerment, drive for change.


Current Experience

  • Senior Manager Clinical Global Study Planning
    Since January 2009
    Managing the Operational Planning organization for support in Europe, India, Australia, Russia, Ukraine and South Africa. Focus on working with affiliates in getting the patient enrollment to ensure that demand numbers are correct, get full insight on the central and local inventory levels and manage right amount to ensure 100% patient dosing. From 2016 responsible for Global Study Planners that have a worldwide scope.

Past Experience

  • Senior Manager Clinical Distribution
    January 2006 --- January 2009
    Managing distribution organization in a fast growing environment under GMP and GDP. Focus on timely sales order delivery to Amgen hospitals in Europa and beyond with temperature controlled shippers to ensure patient supply.

  • Global Strategic Sourcing Manager
    January 2004 --- January 2006
    Strategic and tactical purchasing activities for European market. Set up and improved service level agreements and contract management for categories LSP's, fleet, essential raw materials such as cartons and labels.

  • Demand Manager
    January 2002 --- January 2004
    Set the foundation in the demand planning process between Logistic Center and Amgen affiliates. Worked with 25 countries and involved VP’s to increase awareness and commitment for forecast accuracy to support a smooth and stable supply. The forecast accuracy increased from 65% to 82% in Europe using the network with regional affiliates, their country managers and local business analyst staff.

  • Procurement Manager
    January 2000 --- January 2002
    Procurement and implementation of e-sourcing systems for ePlus, Orange and KPN Mobile.

  • Controller
    January 1999 --- January 2000
    Support of Marketing department with financial analyses and calculations of future plans and past decisions.

  • Masterplanner Resources
    August 1995 --- August 1998
    Responsible for ensuring supplies and labor to ensure ramp up of mobile network

  • Finance Senior Associate
    January 1993 --- January 1995
    Responsible at the Accounts Payable department for implementation of EDI to ensure quicker handling and payment of incoming invoices.


LinkedIn Assessment :
Supply Chain ManagementGMPLogistics ManagementInventory ManagementOperations ManagementSAPSupply ChainProcess improvementStrategic SourcingmanagementProject ManagementProcurementChange ManagementLogisticsPharmaceutical Industry


  • Master's degree in Transport and logistics from TIAS School for Business and Society in 2006
  • Master's degree in Master of Science (bedrijfskunde, marketing & logistiek) from Open Universiteit in 2003
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) in HEAO bedrijfseconomie from De Haagse Hogeschool / The Hague University of Applied Sciences in 1993
  • VWO in from Westland College in 1988


BrightOwl Assessment:
Self Assessment:
Full Proficiency

Work Preferences

  • Notice Period:
    10 weeks
  • Positions I am interested in:
    Clinical Director
  • Work From Home:
    Yes, 0 to 1 days per week
  • Work Regime:
    Permanent position :    100% FTE
  • International:

Area / Region

Rotterdam, Netherlands


Driving License
  • Yes