Paul has over 35 years of experience in shipping, ports and transports, logistics and mobility. He has held jobs like merchant navy officer, logistics consultant, change & process manager, interim manager, COO and director strategic development of Samskip Multimodal Logistics, start-up entrepreneur and lately program manager for Talking Logistics, part of the Dutch National Smart Mobility program “Talking Traffic”. Over 25 years of self-employed. Experience with (inter)national and urban (city)logistics and mobility, IT and process minded, practical but also visionary. Also vast experience in organizing and executing online -hackathons on own online community and collaboration platform leading to ideas being realized at this moment: an open source SaaS TMS platform and a sustainable (H2) Self-driving Container Chassis.