Eric has more than 15 years of experience with strategy, policy and implementation projects, and networks in sustainability, energy, resource efficiency and innovation at the intersection of business, government and science. His customers include the European Commission, Dutch and Belgian ministries, local authorities, business (both multinationals and SMEs) and international knowledge networks.
As a project manager Eric is involved in innovation and green tech networks with more than 200 participants. He has also assessed and evaluated several innovation clusters and networks. In addition, he is trained and certified to benchmark cluster excellence using the method of the European Secretariat for Cluster Analysis (ESCA), in which a cluster is compared with over 800 other clusters.