Coen is an energetic and target driven engineer, focused on the process of achieving goal. Coen is passionate about the need to change for the carbon based economy and increasingly is focussing his activities on this, including the support for alternative sources of energy like offshore wind.
He combines strong Project and People management skills, with broad experience on how to build a high-performance team, where all team roles are clearly defined and players fully effective, both as individuals and as part of the (project) team. He has a wide experience in the oil & gas industry, thereby working on many offshore and onshore projects, both as engineering and project manager during his 30+ year career.
Recently he assisted The Ocean Cleanup with deployment of the first pilot barrier for catching plastics in the North Sea, and was involved in preparations for the next pilot in the Pacific