Meet Our Team

HSD Foundation consists of the supervisory board, board/general director and the HSD Office. An advisory board advises the general director on the thematic programming in which the foundation is involved and on its substantive strategic course. 

Supervisory Board

The supervisory board supervise on the goals, the general operational management and on the director of HSD Foundation. Furthermore, they advise and support the director.

Wim Kuijken
Wim Kuijken (former Delta Commissioner)
Chairman with focus on the political and government connections
Marjolein Jansen
Marjolein Jansen (Kadaster, former VU Amsterdam)
Linking pin between developments in the public & knowledge domains and the programming of HSD Foundation
Jaap Wielaart
Jaap Wielaart (WVO Zorg, former Rabobank region DH)
Focus on operations of HSD Foundation, including its finances

Advisory Board

The Advisory Board, established on 8 April 2019, advises the General Director on the thematic programming in which the foundation is involved and on its substantive strategic course. The memberts are appointed on personal title.

Erwin Muller
Erwin Muller (Chairman)
Dean, Chair and Professor at Leiden University
Willem Offerhaus
Willem Offerhaus
Executive Vice President executive relations and strategic projects KPN
Elsine van Os
Elsine van Os
Founder and CEO SignpostSix
Han Biemans
Han Biemans
Dean of Faculty IT & Design, The Hague University of Applied Sciences
Erik Ploegmakers
Erik Ploegmakers
CEO Zerocopter
Christine Foekens
Christine Foekens
Coördinator Digitale Economie bij Provincie Zuid-Holland
Berry Vetjens
Berry Vetjens
Director IT and innovations TNO
Jan vd Berg
Jan vd Berg
Emeritus Professor cyber security TU Delft and Leiden University
Rob van Bokhoven
Rob van Bokhoven
Afdelingshoofd Beleid & Strategie parket Noord-Holland en landelijk OvJ HIC en MoBa bij OM

HSD Office

As an independent organisation, HSD Office accelerates and facilitates the Dutch security cluster. To do so, we work closely together with our strategic partners, including InnovationQuarter, RVO, Chamber of Commerce, NFIA and the Municipality of The Hague.

Joris den Bruinen
Joris den Bruinen
General Director, Board
Saskia Noordewier
Saskia Noordewier
Head Innovation Liaison
Evert Jan Jansen Schoonhoven
Evert Jan Jansen Schoonhoven
Financial Controller
Mark Ruijsendaal
Mark Ruijsendaal
Innovation Liaison
Bert Feskens
Bert Feskens
Innovation Liaison
Ingeborg Jansen
Ingeborg Jansen
Innovation Liaison
Marlou Snelders
Marlou Snelders
Innovation Liaison
Joeri Glastra
Joeri Glastra
Innovation Liaison
Rick
Rick (06 57 14 84 34)
Partner Manager
Stef Liethoff
Stef Liethoff
Innovation Liaison (ad interim)
Teus van der Plaat
Teus van der Plaat
Innovation Liaison (ad interim)
Peter Zinn
Peter Zinn
Innovation Liaison (ad interim)
Geraldine Beckers
Geraldine Beckers
Innovation Liaison - Market Consultations (ad interim)
Papatya Demir
Papatya Demir
Assistant Innovation Liaison (ad interim)
Joris Hartman
Joris Hartman
Innovation Liaison Intern
Rosa Edema
Rosa Edema
Innovation Liaison Intern
Chantal de Niet
Chantal de Niet
Communication Manager
Eurydice van Coblijn
Eurydice van Coblijn
Senior Communication Advisor
Araya Hussainali
Araya Hussainali
Marketing Communication Advisor
Megan Klever
Megan Klever
Communication Officer
Tim Smit
Tim Smit
Communication Intern
Hetty de Ruijt-Prins
Hetty de Ruijt-Prins
Office Manager / HR Officer
Rhizlane el Ghamarti
Rhizlane el Ghamarti
Secretary