Joop Roodenburg

Joop Roodenburg, President, Huisman
Joop Roodenburg is President of Huisman. A Delft University of Technology graduate; he developed the world’s first heavy lift mast crane for offshore lifts in 1983. In 2018, Huisman delivered two 10,000-tonne Tub Cranes, the world’s largest to date. Today the company is known for its advanced and pioneering solutions for the offshore wind, renewables, oil & gas, civil engineering and leisure markets. In 2015, Joop Roodenburg founded ‘Buccaneer Delft’, a centre for energy and offshore and accelerator for young technology companies. With the accelerator he envisions to pass on his drive for technology, innovation and entrepreneurship to the new generation of young and ambitious entrepreneurs.