Our Netherlands Team Serving EMEA
John van Miert
Regional Director EMEA
Broad experience in different functions for small and international companies.
Always looking for the best solutions for the customer and the company with a long term term goal : long relations WeUvCare
Systems Sales Manager EMEA
Matthias has over 20 years’ experience in the water and wastewater industry. He has worked for Hanovia since 2015.
Prior to Hanovia, Matthias has worked for different equipment suppliers in various commercial roles based in Germany and USA. He was involved with numerous UV treatment projects in Europe, the Middle East, and the U.S. both in the municipal and the industrial market.
Matthias holds an Engineering Degree (Diploma) in Civil Engineering from The University of Applied Science in Lueneburg, Germany.
Regional Sales Manager
Snejana Nakova is currently looking after System Sales for Eastern Europe Region and is remotely based in Sofia, Bulgaria. She has experience in technical sales for more than 5 years and is responsible for developing and maintaining industrial, commercial and municipal markets.
Snejana holds a Master`s Degree in Chemical Engineering from Technical University of Hamburg – Hamburg, Germany.
UK, Iceland & Ireland Sales Manager
Terry Gooderham is the regional UV system Sales Manager for both Municipal and Industrial applications in the regions of UK, Ireland and Iceland. Initially employed by Berson to focus on UK municipal sales and prior to his recent appointment, he supported distributors in Eastern Europe and the Middle East. He has 27 years of combined experience for Research and Development in the food industry and technical sales for dispensing resins and adhesives. His working career has been process technology based and is qualified to HNC level in Mechanical Engineering.
Regional Sales Manager Western Europe & Scandinavia
Arielle started working for Hanovia 15 years ago as a graduate. She gained many years’ experience in distributor management in the EMEA, Asia-Pacific and South America regions. More recently she took care of the Hanovia’s spare parts sales in the EMEA region. Arielle holds a MEng degree in Chemical Engineering from UCL, London. Apart from English she speaks French and Italian.
Dr. Martin Appuhn
Systems Sales Manager DACH
Dr. Martin Appuhn is a Biologist and has a Dr. degree from Friedrich Wilhelms University Bonn. After his scientific education he started in Sales at Mettler Toledo in Process Analytics. After Mettler Toledo he joined VWR International. He held various positions like Sales Specialist, Sales Manager and Field Marketing Specialist.
Applications Engineer EMEA
Hans-Peter Kessels has been with Berson since 2009 in various positions as Sales support engineer, Engineering manager and Applications engineer. He has a degree in Electronics Engineering and graduated on HF, RF RADAR technology and Physics.
In his Applications Engineer role he supports the region EMEA for Sales on both municipal and industrial markets and applications.
Marketing Communications Specialist EMEA
Jolanda Staals is the Marketing Communications Specialist in the EMEA region. She joined our team in 2019 and gained many years’ experience working for (global) capital equipment manufacturers, with an emphasis on B2B Marketing Communications. She holds a Bachelor degree in International Business and Languages from the Avans University of Applied Sciences and a Bachelor in Communication and Multimedia Design from the LOI University of Applied Sciences both in the Netherlands.