Henk Koopmans

Henk Koopmans

Accountant, Valuator & Entrepreneur since 1974, Financial architect, Innovation Specialist. Has been in charge of >100 merger, acquisitions & divestment transactions in IT & (IT + General) Services

Served as:

CEO and/or (Non) Executive Board member of a considerable number of corporations, both in The Netherlands and abroad (Europe & USA). Member of High Level Expert Groups of EU, considering various High Tech Issues (IT) in connection with Societal issues.

Active as:

President Advisory Board of Foundation Energy Transition Netherlands. Active member of NCD Foundation of Dutch Supervisory Board Members & Board Members-Ned. ver. van Commissarissen en Directeuren-. President Earth Foundation Scientific research about direction sensitive anti neutrino detection, Nuclear Power Plants Efficiency & Enforcement anti proliferation. Boardroom Sparring Partner for SME’s on technological/political/financial issues. The NCD Academy (postdoc training for non-executive Board Members) on technological developments in connection with societal evolution. Talks at Summits and workshops for a great variety of SME’s, Specialists, Scientists and Opinion leaders on same issues from a holistic perspective for EU, National Governments & Ministries’ of EU Member States as well as at European & USA Universities

Boardroom sparring partner for the (Non)Executive Board of Foundation “Jij speelt de Hoofdrol” (You are in the lead), taking care of (breast)-cancer patients interest, providing daily useful & applicable (medical)information, defending continuation of and/or getting back to work after surviving cancer.

Hobby’s:

Up to date interested in (Global) Politics, reading, (scientific) literature, magazines and blogs. Sailing, Horseback riding, Travelling, National Parks over the world

Cancer (experience):

Father (68) and 2 brothers (42 & 42) & 1 (56) sister passed away as a result of various cancers. Closely connected family members are actually (ex) cancer patients (1 sister + 1 sister in law). Personally, I survived rectum cancer during summer 2017, treated successfully. Actually I am taking part in a scientific program “Wait and See” chaired by Prof. Geraard Beets (AVL).

My motto is ‘Even if I know that the world is about to go tomorrow, I plant a tree today’, Maarten Luther.

I am eager to: Making my experience, know-how and network available for Inspire2Live.

Connect with me on LinkedIn or send me an email on henkakoopmans@feddefoeke.nl