Professor for Oral Implantology and Prosthetic Dentistry at ACTA Amsterdam and Chair and Head of the Oral Function and Restorative Dentistry section until 2020. Degree from the University of Nijmegen Dental School (1984). Until 2006, he worked at the Amphia Teaching Hospital in Breda. Past president of the Dutch Prosthodontic Association and the Dutch Association for Gnathology. In the ITI, he served on the ITI Research Committee for eight years. Chair, ITI Education Committee. Member of the ITI Board of Directors.