Meet: Alexander Nijdam

Hello Reader,

I’m Alexander Nijdam, I graduated at Tilburg University in 2015 from the Master study Supply Chain Management! Prior to that I obtained the Bachelor of Engineering at the Avans Hogeschool in ‘s-Hertogenbosch in the field of Industrial Engineering. During the Bachelor I did an exchange semester at the Ingeniørhøjskolen i København.

I combined my Master thesis with an intership at Philips in Eindhoven. Where I joined  as Procurement Engineer within Personal Health right after graduating. As Procurement Engineer I take of the whole sourcing challenges in product development to find the right suppliers for our products.

During my studies I did a board year for the Academic Business Club (student entrepreneur association at Tilburg University) and was an active member for Asset Strategy & Logistics. Halfway 2016 I joined the board of AlumniOS with the ambition to keep in contact with the networks we obtain during our studies. I’m looking forward and excited to meet you at our events!

Meet: Tycho Vonk

Hi there! I am Tycho Vonk and I graduated from Tilburg University in 2011 with a master in Strategic Management. Before I obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration at Avans Hogeschool. During my studies I did an Erasmus semester in Sweden and had different and internships in the Financial and Technology industry.

After my studies, I started as CRM Consultant. I was responsible for facilitating customer processes with Microsoft CRM solutions. In my current job, I am Project Manager for CRM Partners. I am responsible for delivery of the project within time, budget and scope for numerous projects at stock-listed and renowned companies.

Right after graduation, I joined the AlumniOS board. I want to stay connected to former peers but also to the university. Besides, I see an enormous potential value in this network that can help each of us in our careers. In my role as Treasurer for AlumniOS I am responsible for the financial health of our association.

Meet: Robbert Hornstra

Hi there! I am Robbert Hornstra and I graduated from Tilburg University in 2015 with a master in Strategic Management. Before that, I received a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration at Zuyd University and I also made some detours with a half year exchange master in Management in Lisbon and certificates in financial services.

In my daily life I am a marketing management trainee for Royal Philips. In my first rotation I work in Best at medical systems where I am preparing the global launch of an image guided therapy system, which is a great and interesting challenge and opportunity!

I came in contact with AlumniOS during my board year at study association Asset | Strategy & Logistics. I noticed that AlumniOS was a great opportunity for alumni to get to know other companies and to build their network. My board year also taught me how great it is to run an organization with a small and dedicated team. I am convinced that together with all members we can make something great of AlumniOS, so I am looking forward to meet you at one of our events!