Entrepreneur, visionair and senior executive with 20 years of entrepreneurial experience in the Tech industry. Been leading digital transformations in software, telecom, utility, electronics and payments.

Skilled in strategy, leadership, business development, executive management and finance. Combined with a deep understanding of technologies in IoT, Cloud, Telco and Smart Grid.

Holds a M.Sc. degree from Rotterdam School of Management, B.Sc. Degree in Technical Management and an B.Sc. Electrical Engineering from The Hague University.

Gerard is a regular public speaker, in 2017 he has been speaking in San Francisco, Berlin, London, Athens, Barcelona and Dublin on a variation of conferences on digital transformation. Next to that he has been speaking in many in-company sessions.