Aart is BarkInterim

An exploring generalist with a helicopter view, translates concepts into concrete actions, ambiguity into strategy and unites people with different backgrounds and areas of expertise.

Experienced manager and director, 20+ years of experience in The Netherlands and abroad, gained in: Projects, Maintenance and building teams in contractor environments and Offshore Wind. At home at airports and other operational environments.

Bridge-builder, even when emotions hit the roof. Does not take conflict personally, remains empathical. 
Builds trust and gets to the bottom of issues.

Enjoys to go into uncharted territories, literally and figuratively to reach adestination. And to return home safetly after the adventure.

The Adventurer & Explorer

Five days trekking across Lapland with no more than a pack on your back and your companions at your side

In the wilderness, nothing’s predictable. Nature and the elements are formidable forces to be reckoned with. Weather conditions can change unexpectedly. A planned route may be blocked or impassable. This demands resilience, improvisation and adaptability in the face of adversity.

“Traveling, learning cultures and trekking through nature inspire me to engage people in cooperation towards sustainable solutions.” 

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Picture above: Work visit to an offshore wind turbine. Being approachable and knowing what is really going on is essential for good leadership.