For the last 40 years Wim has alternately worked as an project manager, director and board member. He held various management positions at KPN Telecom, Getronics and BT. As Project director, he was responsible for the startup of Telfort Mobile, and after the launch he remained responsible for the operational organization as Chief Operating Officer. Wim built a thriving international practice of 160+ hands-on advisors with customers based all over Europe and the United States. After selling his company, he became active in sustainable energy and venture philanthropy.
Wim Verbeek has a MSc in mechanical engineering (Technical University Delft), a MBA and is a certified mediator.