Sven started his career in power generation directly after he graduated in 1994 with an electronics engineering degree at the Hogeschool Rotterdam. The gained expertise with power and heat applications in multiple industries came on hand when he was introduced to the Capstone micro turbine technology in 2001.
Before founding Seven Turbine Power in 2014, Sven was applications and sales director in the EMEA region for Capstone Turbine Corporation. He was responsible to provide support on applications and sales to the distributors in the region.
The Rotterdam region where Sven grew up is inseparable to the maritime sector and has been a red thread through his personal and professional life. This explains his interest and drive to explore the maritime industry with Capstone Microturbines.