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Erwin Coolen

Director, OutSmart, Netherlands


Erwin Coolen MBA working in the wind industry for 25 years. He is an Entrepreneur and Persuader using the power of “Guanxi”.He likes to inspire people using his enthusiasm and optimism. Founder and former director of OutSmart Group and member of the Advisory Boards of SEECE (Sustainable Electrical Energy Centre of Expertise) , CAREER (Coordination Applied Research Expertise Education skilled Resources) and HAN Technical University Faculty of Engineering. Initiator and lecturer at University of applied science for the minor Wind Energy Project Management. Former MD of Vestas Benelux and VP Offshore Sales Vestas Central Europe. Sr Advisor for Borssele and HkZ, Deputy PM and Contracts manager Nordsee Ost, Sr advisor Eoliennes en Mer (France 2nd.round ), Sr Advisor State of NJ, department of Energy, Technical Negotiations WTG package Luchterduinen, Member of the Board Prinses Amalia (formerly P46 / Q7) and former Chairman offshore committee NWEA. Natural and adaptive Persuader. Enjoys challenges, Process Orientated, Quick to Change, Independent, Optimistic, Competitive, continuously trying to Improve himself, not always following rules and regulations. Persuader (The Success Insights® Wheel) is a blend between Conductor (Red) and Promoter (Yellow) making it Orange which is the colour of the Dutch. https://nl.linkedin.com/in/erwincoolen

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