On this page you find information about our staff members, their profiles, publications and individual contact information.
Luitzen de Boer finished his PhD in Industrial Engineering in September 1998. The research project he was working on is called: Operations Research in support of purchasing. Design of a toolbox for supplier selection.
Research interests: purchasing, logistics management
Govert Heijboer finished his PhD in 2003 with the topic: Quantitative analysis of strategic and tactical purchasing decisions.
Govert Heijboer finished his PhD in Management Science in 2003. Afterwards he worked for 6 years at Sean Options, where he was responsible for all trading activities. Then he was for 8 years the director of True Partner Holding, a team of specialists and experts in the areas of Fund Management, Research, Software development, Market gateway development and Financial Education & E-Learning. Currently Heijboer is the Co-CIO of True Partner Capital, which is the Sub-Advisor of the True Partner Fund.
Wouter started working as a researcher at the University of Twente in 2011, focusing his research on public procurement and supplier selection. He has always combined research with consultancy work in the field of procurement. During the five years that Wouter joined the UT he was also a guest researcher at Utrecht University in the REBO faculty, focusing on public procurement law. In 2013 Wouter joined the newly founded Public Procurement Research Centre (PPRC), which conducts interdisciplinary research in the field of public procurement - including both economic and legal perspectives. Beginning of 2014 Wouter also worked part-time for PIANOo, the Dutch Public Procurement Expertise Centre which is part of the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs. In 2016 Wouter left the University of Twente and joined the procurement and strategic sourcing team of KPMG. His consultancy work at KPMG encompasses both public and private sector.
- Public procurement
- Supplier selection
- Award mechanisms