We extend a warm welcome to Mr. Dirk Hendricks, our latest addition to the community of Lighthouse experts at SKILLBILL! Mr Hendricks has extensive professional and educational experience in the field of sustainability. Let us briefly introduce him in the following paragraphs.
Educational Journey and Industry Expertise – Dirk’s journey began with a Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from a prestigious European institution. His unceasing dedication to the renewable energy sector led him to earn a Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering, equipping him for transformative change.
Professional Milestones – After gaining valuable experience in Research and Development with multinational corporations, Dirk’s true passion emerged in the renewable energy sector. Over the past two decades, he has made significant contributions, driving the industry forward.
Role as Secretary General – Currently serving as the Secretary General at the European Renewable Energies Federation (EREF) since 2015, Dirk has played a pivotal role in shaping policy dialogues with European decision-makers. He is a strong advocate for expanding renewable energy and has been instrumental in advancing financing schemes that hasten the transition to a more sustainable future.
Global Impact – Dirk’s influence extends beyond borders. His expertise has significantly contributed to major energy and policy initiatives, shaping the landscape of sustainable engineering.
In conclusion, his commitment to a sustainable Europe is clear in his words: “To decarbonize Europe and pave the way for a sustainable future, we must focus on renewable energy, renewable energy and renewable energy”. These powerful words summarise his unwavering commitment to a greener and more sustainable future for our continent.
Join us in our efforts to a more sustainable and greener Europe!!