curriculum vitae

September 2015
December 2014

Intern Design Engineering

Reggs, Amsterdam

Experiencing the industrial practice of product development by contributing to projects that cover strategy, design, and engineering. Main activities include concept development and visualisation.

August 2014
September 2014

Project Coordinator DesignLab

University of Twente

Coordinating a one-month project to build the DesignLab, a university facility where multi-disciplinary teams can work in a creative environment.

April 2013
November 2014

Research Coordinator

Study Tour Ke Nako

With a team of seven students we arranged a three-week-during study tour to South Africa for industrial design students. Within this organisation it was my responsibility to set up and coordinate a research programme that was conducted by the participating students.

May 2012
May 2013


Stukafest Enschede

Stukafest is an annual festival where musicians, comedians, performance artists and poets perform at student accommodations throughout the city.

November 2012
February 2015

Software Engineer

University of Twente

Programming driving simulation software for experimental purposes and supporting research on driver-vehicle cooperation.

September 2011
March 2015

Teaching Assistant

University of Twente

Periodically assisting a professor during lectures by instructing students or reviewing reports.
Courses: applied drawing proficiency, technical product modelling (SolidWorks), human factors.

November 2007
July 2009


Youth society SWITCH

Organising and leading a theme game night for children every two weeks with a team of volunteers.

February 2014

Master of Science, Industrial Design Engineering

University of Twente

Specialisation in Management of Product Development. Highlights: product life cycle (management), sustainable packaging, algorithm aided design.

September 2012
February 2012

Minor programme, Futures: Imagining Tomorrow’s World

University of Twente

Taking a philosophical approach to examining the development of future technologies and how they might affect society.

September 2010
January 2012

Bachelor of Science, Industrial Design Engineering

graduated cum laude

University of Twente

Graduation assignment: ‘Design an articulated robot to scale’.

September 2004
July 2010

Pre-university education

Develstein college

Subjects: Dutch, English, German, maths, physics, chemistry, economics. Graduated all subjects at A-level.