As of 1st August, Remco Coenen has started the process of taking over the general management of DIANA FEA bv. Remco succeeds Gerd-Jan Schreppers as CEO, whilst Gerd-Jan will continue to serve as a Diana Expert & Technical Advisor. DIANA FEA is a top provider of high-end Finite Element Analysis software for both Civil and Geotechnical Engineering. This managerial shift will enable DIANA FEA to further professionalise, modernise and, as a consequence, significantly develop DIANAs growth into the next generation of technology, while securing its market leading capabilities.
Since 1998, Dr Remco Coenen has held information technology positions in various sectors, working at CIO and/or COO level since 2001. Remco has extensive experience in fields such as IT Services, Business Development, Software and SaaS Development – this has been acquired at a range of medium-sized enterprises and multinationals. Most recently, he was employed as COO at ARS Traffic & Transport Technology deploying smart city systems, and then took on the role of CEO of Connectis in 2018 which was sold in March of this year. His previous roles have included Director of IT Infrastructure Services – Continental Europe at Cognizant; and various CIO and COO roles at international financial institutions, including ING Bank. Remco holds a Doctorate in Structures & Materials from the Faculty of Aerospace Engineering at Delft University of Technology.