Guidance in governmental relations for high-tech start- and scale-ups
Negotiations with high-tech or complex topics
Leading iterative user-centred (solution) design processes
Facilitation of strategic development
Tom holds an MSc in Industrial Design Engineering from the Eindhoven University of Technology, where he specialized in design leadership and entrepreneurship. At &FLUENCE, Tom combines his technical background and experience with public institutions to approach challenges from a different perspective and help young high-tech companies develop innovative ways to create impact.
In addition, he has held both national and international board positions at the European Youth Parliament, a pan-European informal educational youth platform. This has given him a thorough understanding of European institutions and how to facilitate organizational development at national and international scales.