Hans Boersma is the Manager Offshore Assets & General Affairs of BBL Company. In this position Hans is responsible for BBL Company’s offshore assets and has been setting up the company’s policy for subsea pipeline integrity management. He manages a team of specialists who carry out the various activities of integrity management and strives to be cost effective and provide a service to the highest industry standard. Most activities are carried out on behalf of BBL by external parties/service providers, this requires an appropriate contract strategy and management in order to create a well-balanced team and to ensure decisions in terms of safety and costs are fully evaluated to achieve optimum solutions. Besides the offshore asset management Hans is involved in the setup of new commercial activities, new business cases and the management of BBL Company’s insurances. Before this position he acquired skills in various positions within the Gasunie organisation varying from technical and financial to commercial. Hans holds a Master’s Degree in mechanical engineering from the Technical University of Delft in The Netherlands.