Han Wensink

Managing Director Ocean Space Consult, Business Consultant, Marketing and Sales Director and EARSC Director

Han is managing director of G.J. Wensink Holding BV, Ocean Space Consultant and Advisor on Strategy and Business development of HERMESS. Han is member of several commercial, scientific steering and evaluation committees. He is member of the Board of Directors of PRIMET (Private Meteorological Organisations), Holland Space Cluster (HSC), the Geomatics Business Park and Director of the European Association of Remote Sensing Companies (EARSC). He has a large business relation network and a strong vision on the development of the Geomatics and Space business sector.

Han is founder of several companies, an entrepreneur, business and innovation minded and fully committed to develop commercial businesses taking care of the clients, shareholders and staff. Han is communicative and has a good feeling for business decision processes. Under his leadership ARGOSS won the prestigious Flevo innovation award 2006 for most innovative company in the Netherlands. Han is initiator of many new business, products and services within the ARGOSS Group of companies. He likes and is specialised in identifying new businesses, identifying innovation and transferring science to businesses.

Over the last 18 years, he has been quite successful in committing clients to fund product and service development and scaling up services. He has published several papers on wave and current modelling, operational harbour entrance decision support systems, mapping of coastal areas using satellite data and retrieving physical parameters out of radar and optical satellite observations.