Kristian van Drimmelen




After his study Aerospace Engineering at the Delft University of Technology and having worked for Airbus, Kristian started as Research Scientist at TNO. In his six years at the institute he has fulfilled several positions, from Project and Programme Manager to Business Developer.

Beginning 2015 he left TNO and continued his career as an independent contractor focussing on Project and Proposal Management in the field of defence, safety and security both for national and international government and industry.

Kristian stands out for his extremely helpful attitude, his unwavering collegiality and his analytical skills. Besides that, he has strong communicative skills and knows how to give his thoughtful opinion in an inspiring and constructive manner. This makes him a pleasant and accessible sparring partner for many. He also offers a clear structure as project manager and remains calm in stressful situations. And last but not least, he has humour and shows himself to be very involved, both in the work and private sphere.


  • Analytical skills
  • Enthusiasm
  • Profound technical background
  • Strong communicative skills
  • Team player