Rob has over 10 years experience in Health and Safety working as Quality, Health and Safety Manager at large infrastructural projects and for a Waste and Energy Company in the North of the Netherlands. Rob has been a driving force in HSSE of several offshore related and infrastructural developments, implementing management systems, identifying Best Practices and imbedding these in a practical, no-nonsense way within the mindset of the workforce. Before starting at Ecofys in May 2011, Rob worked for Vestas Offshore for 3 years (since 2008). At Vestas Offshore he was responsible for the HSE management of their O&M activities at 3 offshore Wind Parks (Offshore Windpark Egmond aan Zee. Prinses Amalia Wind Park and Bligh Bank)in the Netherlands and Belgium. For OWEZ he was also the overall HSE Coordinator off all activities inside the Wind Park. December 2010 OWEZ concluded it’s 4th LTI free year. At Ecofys he provided HSSE support to Offshore Wind Park owners and developers (e.g. Eneco, Vattenfall), Wind Turbine Manufacturers (e.g.Samsung Heavy Industries) and (inter)national trade associations (e.g. NWEA, EWEA).