Rogier van der Groep received his M.Sc. degree in power electronics and electric machines from the Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands, in 1998. Since his graduation he has fulfilled different positions within Siemens in the field of large variable speed drive trains in both upstream oil & gas as well as marine market. Over the course of his career he was involved in different product development projects in the area of power electronics, electrical machines and active magnetic bearings.
As Manager Business Development Siemens Nederland N.V. he is now heading the business development and innovation team for on- and offshore oil, gas and marine solutions.