Mr. Krabbendam succeeds Ben Hasselman, who has taken on the position of Business Development Manager at the Business Group Aviation of the DHV Group.
Since 2007, Mr. Krabbendam was in charge of the Civil Engineering Department at NACO. During his tenure with DHV and NACO he gained extensive international experience, amongst others in respectively South Africa and Egypt.
Mr. Krabbendam joined DHV in 1990 as project manager for infrastructure projects. He was involved in rail and roads projects in the Netherlands, India and South Africa. In 2003 Mr. Krabbendam transferred to NACO, where he worked on design studies for Beijing Capital International Airport en Cairo International Airport. From 2005 until 2007 he worked as Country Manager in Egypt and as the director of Engineering and Planning until 2010.Rik Krabbendam: "Over the years, I have been involved from start to end in various infrastructure projects. This included all areas from feasibility studies to strategic planning and financing. Working on all continents has taught me how knowledge is shared and carried. An immensely rewarding experience. I am proud to use this knowledge in my activities at NACO."