Robert graduated in 1994 as biotechnical engineer. Robert started work in 1995 as bioproduct developer developing bioproducts for wastewater treatment and soil remediation. From 1997 to 1999 Robert worked as project manager.
In 2000 Robert founded his own company which was aimed at setting up an European distribution network for MicroCat, bioaugmentation, products.
From 2001 to 2005 Robert also worked as technical director of Inex ground remediation Ltd. and managed remediation projects in the UK. From 2005 to 2010 Roberts realized successful in situ bioremediation projects in The Netherlands but from 2008 onwards the company proceeded as technology provider.
In 2010 Robert started with the representation of EOS remediation LLC, bioremediation products. Initially for the Dutch and Belgium market but since 2018 for the whole of the European bioremediation market.
In the meantime a distributors network for MicroCat products has been established in over 20 European countries and EOS bioremedation products have been supplied for many projects in the Benelux countries with imminent projects in other European countries. Through a combination of problem analysis, process engineering and product selection many projects have been successfully completed in the field of wastewater treatment, sewer line maintenance, H2S control in sewers and bioremediation.