10 Aug 2015
Royal HaskoningDHV has appointed Mrs Marije Hulshof as Business Line Director Buildings, with effect from 1 August 2015. In this position she succeeds Mr Eugene Grüter who left the organisation on 1 August. 

Marije Hulshof | Director Buidings at Royal HaskoningDHVMarije Hulshof (49) joined the Executive Council in 2012 and has been Director of the Business Line Planning & Strategy for the past three years. Her previous experience includes senior management positions within the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs, and management consultancy for, amongst others, Berenschot Group. She studied Human Geography at the University of Amsterdam and completed a post doctorate at the Economics and Business Administration Faculty of VU University Amsterdam. 

Marije Hulshof: “I am excited to have the opportunity to take up this role within our company and look forward to working together with our clients and the Buildings team in providing solutions for today’s and tomorrow’s built environment.”
 
With an annual turnover of more than €90 million, the Business Line Buildings operates across Europe, Asia, South Africa and the Middle East, providing sustainable and innovative solutions. In particular the Buildings team is focussed on creating environments which allow end users to excel in their activities. This is achieved by delivering state-of-the-art solutions over the whole building life cycle. Examples of innovative solutions include the award-winning construction for the Dutch Markthal in Rotterdam. 

Hospital design and engineering

The team's track record and reputation for hospital design and engineering has resulted in a burgeoning number of international projects, such as the structural design, building services design and overall BIM/VDC management of the super University Hospital Aalborg in Denmark. The team also has a leading market position in services for data centres and R&D facilities. 

Mr Anton van der Sanden will take over the Business Line Planning & Strategy. This is in addition to his current role as Business Line Director Infrastructure. Joining these two teams is a step towards fully integrating the disciplines in line with changing client expectations, requests and projects. By merging the two Business Lines, the company will have an even more integral approach in the regional, national and international market.