TEAM TLOGISTICS

AD VAN BEURDEN 

• What is your position at TLogistics?
“I am the CEO and Co-owner of the company.”

• What do you like most about your job?

“The diversity of our customers, their products and activities make my job very diverse. I’m in contact with many different people from all over the world and this really gives me a lot of energy!”
• Why are customers happy with you?

“I am very customers focused and I will do (almost) anything for them.”

• What have you ever solved for a customer that makes you really proud?

“These are often last minute challenges that need to be arranged and that will make someone really happy. Recently we sent a courier to Switzerland because one of our customers was at an exhibition there, without products… We were able to deliver those products on time for the exhibition, so than you know that we were able to make a difference.”

• What makes you get up in the morning?

“To be honest; I prefer to stay in bed if I don’t really have to get up. But for a nice skiing trip I don’t mind getting up early!”

• What are you known for?

“I’m not unknown in the world of logistics. I’ve had the privilege to work for top tier logistics companies in different management positions and therefore I am quite familiar with many different aspects of the logistics markets!”

• What do your colleagues do not know about you?

“That I was a professional soldier many moons ago and served in Bosnia. I don’t think everyone knows that about me.”

KARIN VAN BEURDEN

• What is your position at TLogistics?
“I’m the Financial Manager but also perform some IT-related activities such as systems management.”

• What do you like most about your job?
“Every day is different and that really makes it pleasant.”

• Why are customers happy with you?
“I’m often the one that puts the final pieces of the puzzle in place for the customer. So I ensure that everything is correct again, whether this has to do with invoicing, bookkeeping or the order system.”

• What have you ever solved for a customer that makes you really proud?
“I can be really proud of myself when I’m able to solve problems in the order system without requiring the support of our IT-experts.”

• What makes you get up in the morning?
“For another new day with new challenges. But first I start with a nice cup of tea.”

• What are you known for?
“That I like to walk with our dog. But I also enjoy going on a holiday and I really appreciate to go out for a nice dinner. For the necessary relaxation I sometimes go to the sauna.”

• What do your colleagues do not know about you?
“I think my colleagues already know quite a bit about me. But definitely not everything, and I would like to keep it that way ;-)”

WOUTER STAM 

• What is your position at TLogistics?
“I’m the assistant financial manager.”
• What do you like most about your job?
“In order to perform my work correctly, I require a diversity of different information sources. The short lines within our company make this possible. Plus, I enjoy the friendliness at the office and the informal atmosphere in the canteen!”

• Why are customers happy with you?
“I am not sure if they are very pleased when the invoice arrives on the digital door mat ;-), but I strive to ensure a good structure in our invoicing processes. I make sure that invoices always arrive before the weekend Also our customers can easily contact me and I make sure that questions are followed up quickly.”

• What have you ever solved for a customer that makes you really proud?
 “I haven’t a specific case that makes me proud. When there are issues or questions, I try to provide a complete and useful answer to the customers in the shortest possible time. You can always rely on me for that!”

• What makes you get up in the morning?
“At this moment I should still appreciate that I can get out of bed in the morning. We are expecting and this probably means that soon enough I will have to get up during the night!”

• What are you known for?
“With my colleagues for my famous home-baked syrup-cake. I’ve heard that dentists in the wider Rijen area are very grateful to me. Furthermore, I spend my spare time on football and music, two passions in which I can really lose myself. Plus, I’m always in the mood for a nice dinner!”

• What do your colleagues do not know about you?
“I’m such an open book… Although, it would have been better if I kept my love for country music to myself, but after my visit to Nashville last year, this is no longer a secret!”

ALEXANDER MATHIJSSEN 

What is your position at TLogistics?
“I am responsible, as Operation Manager, for Operations and Customer Service. This includes inventory management, IT development, but also planning and administration are part of my responsibilities.”

What do you like most about your job?

Every day I want to deliver another top performance together with my team. Satisfied customers and employees are my main goal! I spend a lot of time on personal development of my team. To be able and to be allowed to invent, create, influence and implement all business processes for oneself really stimulates me to achieve the best of my abilities.”

Why are customers happy with you?

My flexible attitude ensures that every request is possible!”

What have you ever solved for a customer that makes you really proud?

4,306 orders picked, packed and shipped on a single day for one customer and without any problems!”

What makes you get up in the morning?

“The smiles off my two sons!”

• What are you known for?

“I like to paint in my spare time. I went to art school, so I prefer to paint canvas rather than doors and window frames. Apart from that, my enthusiasm, positive thinking and passion for my work are my trademark.”

• What do your colleagues do not know about you?
“I consider myself an open book.”

MARK DE VRIES 

• What is your position at TLogistics?
“I’m an administrative assistant.”

• What do you like most about your job?
“To solve the various questions of our customers. It’s really nice that I can contribute to solving their problems.”

• Why are customers happy with you?
“I always try to provide answers as quickly and correctly as possible. However, this is not possible but I keep a close eye on it and stay in close contact.”

• What have you ever solved for a customer that makes you really proud?
 “All of our customers’ parcels and orders are treated with greatest care, but recently I was able to ensure that a sealed envelope with important documents arrived on time in China. It was essential that the envelope was delivered on time as the content was crucial for the survival of our Kingdom… At least that was how I felt it!”

• What makes you get up in the morning?
“To go to the autocross or rally events with my father in my spare time. We often visit events together in the Netherlands and Belgium.”

• What are you known for?
“For my darting skills. I like to participate in competitive dart tournaments on Saturday nights or on Sunday afternoon.”

• What do your colleagues do not know about you?
“That I also have a passion for autocross, apart from my passion for the rally sport. My dream is to participate in one of these sports one day.”

NOËLLE BRANTS 

• What is your position at TLogistics?
“I’m an Customer Service Representative.”

• What do you like most about your job?
“The diversity of my job and the customer contact.”

• Why are customers happy with you?
“I’m very customer focused and the fact that I like to think along with customers’ ideas and challenges.”

• What have you ever solved for a customer that makes you really proud?
 It’s to soon for me to already have solved bigger issues but I’m absolutely
sure that these will come on my path and that I will be able to contribute in solving these.”

• What makes you get up in the morning?
“For a cup of tea and a lovely (not self-made) breakfast.”

• What are you known for?
“That’s simple, I’m honest and straight forward, but in the nicest way possible of course.”

• What do your colleagues do not know about you?
“I don’t want to sound nerdy but I love fantasy and sci-fi television, books and movies.”

SANDRA VOGEL 

• What is your position at TLogistics?
“VP Business Development & Sales”

• What do you like most about your job?
“I meet a lot of interesting people every day who come from different types of industries and have different types of product.”

• Why are customers happy with you?
“Because I do what I say and I can “translate” complicated processes to American entrepreneurs who are not familiar with European ways.”

• What have you ever solved for a customer that makes you really proud?
 “Over the years I’ve helped many customer with often last-minute challenges and I’m proud of every single time that we where able to help them.”

• What makes you get up in the morning?
“For a cup of Peets’ coffee”

• What are you known for?
“For being that tall, down to Earth, speaking the mind girl from The Netherlands.”

• What do your colleagues do not know about you?
“There’s allot they don’t know yet because I just started. Perhaps that I have two dogs that keep me occupied and that I love the outdoors.”