- 10 years seagoing career in all nautical ranks
- 11 years certified MET lecturer, simulator instructor, examiner.
- 4 years lecturer of MET at World Maritime University.
- 7 years senior advisor Kongsberg Maritime Simulation.
- 10 years managing director of Maritime Institute Willem Barentsz.
- Since 2 years Director of Projects at MIWB involved in international relations, business development, project acquisition and management