Our advisers

We want to expand our knowledgde, it works best if we do it together.

Alwin Bakker is ambitious and results oriented. He has more than fifteen years of experience in policy processes and product innovation. For the past five years he has been involved in innovation and realisation of autonomous vehicles. Alwin goes home satisfied when he has been able to think about the new role of the government and its effect on reality.

Alwin Bakker


As founder of Future Mobility Network, Joop prefers to work with everyone in the organization. According to Joop, cooperation starts with the click between people.Joop is an expert when it comes to knowledge management in organizational change and development. Joop is an associate director at Public Development, an innovative training company for municipalities.

Joop Veenis


From her architectural background Iris will strengthen us especially in the field of innovative mobility in project and area development. Iris is a graduate architect with an affinity for innovation and sustainability in the built environment. With her enthusiasm and creative thinking, she works in the field of urban development.

Iris Ruysch

Projectmanager/ adviser

Because of his nautical background and predilection for shipping, Paul will strengthen us in the field of Smart Shipping.
He is the happiest person in the world when the results are created by a team of like-minded people who want to move forward. "You can't change the wind direction, you can change the position of your sails."

Paul Tilmans

Projectmanager/ adviser

Arjen has a broad network in smart mobility and logistics in the Netherlands and abroad. Arjen has worked in the world of subsidies and European cooperation projects on topics such as Mobility as a Service, Autonomous Driving, First and Last Mile in transport and the combination of smart grids and electric driving, bringing together companies, government and knowledge.

Arjen Rodenburg

Business developer

Rissan is a graduate in Public Administration with a passion for smart mobility, development and innovation. Born and raised in Delft with a Rotterdam edge.
As a public administration expert, Rissan likes to act as a spider in the web and gets along well with everyone. He likes to connect people with each other and is very enthusiastic about conveying good stories.

Rissan Slaghek

Projectmanager/ adviser

Parallel to the completion of her Master's in Transport, Infrastructure and Logistics at TU Delft, Themis will join our team. With her study background and affinity for smart mobility and urbanism, she will be able to provide support to the projects wherever she can. In the coming period she will mainly focus on the Spatial Strategy and Smart Shipping teams.

Themis Marfoglia

Workstudent Spatial & Shipping

Redouan has been interested in vehicle technology and especially in automatic driving from an early age. From his technical background as an automotive engineer, Redouan strengthens us especially in the field of mobility projects and the additional technical issues there. Through his open-mindedness and enthusiasm he will help to make the Netherlands more sustainable through innovative applications.

Redouan Bokhezzou

Automotive Engineer

The cities are in transition. Old city centres, roads, buildings, modes of transport collide, blend in, or transform into new living environments. With the combination of expertise in care real estate and micromobility transition I like to contribute to projects at the intersection of built environment, behavior and micromobility.

Jacoba van Gastel

Network partner

As someone who grew up with a great interest in cars, he started to specialize in automotive during his time as a student at TU Delft. From his technical background as systems & control engineer, Ahmed will strengthen the team in the ins and outs of (shuttle) technology. He will be particularly involved in mobility projects in which his specialization is shown to full advantage.

Ahmed Hashish

Systems Engineer

Meltem is a creative and motivated student who is doing research for us for her master Management in the Built Environment at TU Delft. For her thesis, Meltem investigates whether the use of smart mobility services provides added value in areas where social, societal and economic opportunities are low for residents. In doing so, she focuses on areas in Rotterdam-South.

Meltem Tamer


Serge is a business development strategist, focused on sustainable innovation processes. He has experience with change and innovation processes, especially in public-private partnerships. Five years ago, for example, he was one of the founders of The Green Village; the testing ground for sustainable innovation at TU Delft. Serge is our co-creation king and will focus on the issue of sustainability.

Serge Santoo

Network partner