I have 20 years of experience, and specialize in the field of project management with specific knowledge in the areas of information systems development, systems development methodologies and value management. I have published on such topics as information technology (IT) project failures, strategic use of IT and first-mover and follower advantage in IT-driven industries. Born, raised in the Netherlands. MSc in Eeonometrics. PhD in information systems. Won Innovation in Teaching award and Faculty Member of the year.