Today: Living with Brigitte my wife in Playa Tambor Costa Rica, since 2006 permanently at the private Fidelitoranch: Horse & Cattle breeding Farm, Rent Apartments, Project Manager in several business applications locally.
Childhood: born & raised at a cattle-fruit farm in the Netherlands near Maastricht. Studies:Technical University Eindhoven - Engineering & Coaching - Thomas Cook Academy. Abroad 1 year Meteorological Instruments Vaisala Oy Helsinki, Trainee in Kaivoksela Finland.
Thomas Cook Academy for 28 years in the leisure travel business on duty for one of the world's leading travel touroperators Thomas Cook /Neckermann Service AG.
# starting 1978 and employed until 2006 worldwide in 20 different countries or destinations.# 2 years Hotel Service Desk Tourguide.# 6 years Roundtrip Tourdirector.# 20 years Resident/Destination Manager: Boosting en setup new business worlwide. Quality management. Organisation & Destination hotel development, Airport traffic & Bustransfers, Hotel contracting & excursions. Office administration, SOS emergencies. Last Minute & Yield. Touristic Infrastructure, Roundtrip programming & Staff training.