The Supervisory Board of i+solutions has the following members:
Co Berendsen- Chair of the Supervisory Board
Co has had a long business career. He has led organizations up to 3000 employees as COO, for major computer and telecom companies. In the past 12 years Co has been Partner at a Dutch consultancy firm. In that capacity he has advised senior leaders in a wide range of organisations on operational excellence as well as on Leadership. His strengths are in particular the ability to translate complex issues into everyday practice, where possible with a pragmatic approach. Co has, as a facilitator for 10 subsequent years, taken senior executives on a leadership trail to the wilderness of South Africa. He is still active as a business coach for young leaders in innovative businesses.
Harry van Schooten
After graduation as a medical doctor and training at the Royal Tropical Institute in Amsterdam Harry worked with Doctors Without Borders (MSF) and the German Technical ooperation (GTZ) in various positions in Peru, Belize, Rumania, Nicaragua and Colombia. Experience as Senior Health Advisor at the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Focus areas: Access to Essential Drugs, Disease Control Programs and Biomedical Research for malaria, TB, and neglected and poverty-related diseases. Former Board Member of the Global Partnership to Stop TB, the Roll Back Malaria Partnership, the WHO/WB/UNDP Special Program on Tropical Disease Research (TDR) and Steering Committee Member of NACCAP (Netherlands-African Clinical Trials Capacity Building partnership for Poverty-related diseases). As Co-chair of the International Task Force of the Affordable Medicines Facility for malaria (AMFm) Harry contributed to wide-spread use of artemisinin-combination therapy against malaria. Former Board Member of the Sara Lee/Douwe Egberts Foundation and Doctors without Borders-Holland (MSF-Holland).Owner of EUVADIS, consultancy in promoting and supporting public-private collaboration in the area of Global Health.
Martine has a passion for Finance, Logistics and International Management. She has worked for 18 years for TNT Express and Logistics in a variety of roles in Finance & General management and Mergers & Acquisitions leading multi-country organizations and departments from 80 to 300 people.During this time she has lived in a variety of countries in Asia, Eastern and Western Europe. She currently works as CFO for Van Den Bos Flowerbulbs,responsible for the Finance, HR and IT practice of this multi-country worldwide exporter of Lily flower bulbs (private equity investment). As a student Martine conducted a study on Public Private Partnerships for slum redevelopment. For that purpose she worked for a NGO in the slums of Mumbai, India. While working for TNT she has been involved in setting up the partnership with the World Food Program called Move the World. Martine holds a MBA from Cornell University (USA) and a MSC in Systems, Transportation and Logistics Engineering from Delft University. In 2018 she has completed the Supervisory Board program (Leergang Board Potentials) of Nationaal Register.
Michel Jacobs works at the Rotterdam based law firm Ploum Lodder Princen and has been a partner since 2004. He specializes in contract and competition law and works in a commercial advisory and litigation practice. His clients are mostly (international) companies and institutions. Michel Jacobs has extensive experience in assessing and negotiating commercial agreements. He also assists companies being inspected by the Authority for Consumers & Markets and/or the European Commission. He heads the practice group Competition Law, and is part of the team Care of his firm. He is also very active as a speaker, and acts as a visiting teacher at the Erasmus University Rotterdam in competition law.
Prof. drs. Kees Ruijgrok is professor
Emeritus Transport & Logistics at Tias Business School of the University of Tilburg, in close collaboration with the Technical University Eindhoven.Kees Ruijgrok has many years of experience teaching in the field of transportation and logistics, and is an experienced researcher and advisors in both the field of freight and passenger transport. He has been involved in numerous international research projects.