Where and when were you born?
Born on 19-8-1953 and as a child lived in the south of Limburg.; a product of a German and Brussels alliance.
Where do you live and with whom?
Lives in Nijmegen, next to the Vereeniging.
Who was your role model when you were a kid?
Have had several role models. Meester Disco -when I was a young boy- gave me self-reliance. My most influential role models are Theo Thien who thaught me efficiency and being humble and Paul Batalden who thaught me reflexivity.
What is the thing in your (work or other) history that you are most proud of?
I am most proud of the NFU-master Quality and Safety in Patientcare that I was allowed to coproduce with all eight university hospitals. Would like to expand this to a EU-blended master in the near future.
For what can we wake you up?
You can wake me up for a glass of Spätburgunder or to sing together 'One'.
What is your hobby and how good are you at it?
MTB is my favorite sport. I MTB for joy and I am not good in it.
What is your biggest irritation?
My biggest irritation is bureaucracy; that is why I love to fight the system.
Who would you like to invite for dinner, if you had the chance?
I invited Michelle Obama for dinner, but she refused.
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