Denomination: Roman Catholic
Master of Science, Technology University, Delft, Holland, 1968. Development engineer Immunohistochemistry Gusto, Schiedam, Holland, 1968-1972, research and development manager, 1972-1977. Senior engineer Marine Structure Consultant, Hardinxveld, Holland, 1977-1978, managing director, since 1981.
Naval architect Ocean Minerals Company, Mountain View, California, 1978-1981. Guest teacher Delft Technology University, 1975-1976. Director Stuyvesant Engineering, Metairie, Louisiana, 1982-1985.