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Abraham Rutger R.
Mobile: +; Fax: + ; Email: EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Experienced Senior Manager with extensive international contracting EMEA, project development and project management experience. Result orientated, with hands on management mentality. Accomplished record in developing housing, shopping malls, offices, mixeduse and leisure projects from initiative to completion. Extensive experience in organization, budget, quality and timing of projects as well as the legal and commercial aspects of the projects. Very capable in managing multidisciplinary design and construction teams on multiple projects simultaneously. Respected business partner, very mobile willing to relocate or travel to fulfill companies objectives and improve profitability. Multilingual with strong interpersonal skills and teambuilding capability. Excellent educational to Masters Degree level M.Sc. Civil Engineering. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE FREELANCING PRESENT After moving to China and a sabbatical of approximately months started freelancing, performing assessment of business plans for developments, performing design and concept reviews for developers and providing advice in set up of project management and project control. INRES MANAGEMENT & DEVELOPMENT BV Owner and general manager of project development company providing advice and support to clients on development issues from initiative to completion as well as developing projects for own profit. Activities centered on development of commercial property, housing projects and leisure projects. Shortlisted for a own development comprising room hotel for Golden Tulip, apartments, some retail and small theatre, anticipated investment of million. Managed difficult innercity development of rd largest cinema in Holland as part of a multiuse development.. Negotiated contracts with external consultants and contractors for contacts over million. Responsible for financial, design exterior and interior, realization and technical feasibility of project. Furthermore managed all required legal aspects. Total investment million. Managed design and realization of a m office building for private party. This project was completed within years after former office was lost by fire. Total investment million. In cooperation with other project developer apartments were developed with a final total profit margin of %, with a total investment of million. Prepared a leisure concept of . m to be implemented in total project of . m in Gent Belgium. Inres was asked to provide this concept by Banimmo, a large listed Belgium project developer. Prepared a concept for museum and presentation facility for Prada in Milan, Italy. This concept was designed to be implemented in a old clothing factory. Realization and fitting out of several smaller cinemas was performed as well as preparing and/or checking business plans for leisure developments, both for other developing companies and cinema operators. Performing market studies and review of development initiatives for third parties. Indirectly managed up to people, third party capacity was hired externally on a need to have basis i.e architects, structural engineers etc.
PATHE THEATRES BV Senior Manager New Developments Key member of the management team with European market leader in cinema business responsible for acquisition, design and realization of new cinemas in the Netherlands and responsible for the new development department. Total budget responsibility of million per annum. Directly managed employees and indirectly up to people third parties. Recruited by Pathe to professionalize and transform this department from maintenance into development, Approximately % of Pathe&;s annual turnover was invested in new sites. Responsible for the design and realization of the largest cinemas in the Netherland as well as smaller ones. Both in innercity and periphery locations. Restyling and refurbishment of up and running theatres due to rebranding of Pathe, while operations continued. Introduced new building techniques for soundproofing walls in the Netherlands. Realized the first cinema with hot and cold water storage in underground water layers aquifer system, thus reducing the required energy costs. Renovated the oldest cinema in Amsterdam, Holland "Tuchinsky" was built in and completely decorated with art deco paintings and ornaments. The whole building, interior and furniture is classed as a protected
monument and everything was restored and improved to th century standards. Together with the architect a book was published about this largest renovation of a monument ever in the Netherlands. Introduced first selfservice concession in the Netherlands. This selfservice concept resulted in a % increase of turnover compared to traditional service concession. Delivered new projects on time and on budget. For older projects the focus was on control and minimization of financial damage due to unfavourable agreements from the past. Negotiated contracts with external advisors and construction companies up to million with third parties. Responsible for all human resources, legal and financial aspects with respect to general department operations. Provided business plan for Pathe for coming years. Allocated possibilities and potential sites for acquisition. Prepared maintenance and default repair plans for all operated cinemas for the coming years. Prepared strategy for maintenance and repair for all operated cinemas, total of sites in the Netherlands. Gave presentations on view of cinema and leisure developments.
AEGON VASTGOED Real Estate later AMVEST Technical Manager New Developments Managed the technical feasibility, design and budgeting of projects and construction of commercial property and housing for own portfolio of one of the largest insurance and investment companies in the Netherlands. Managed the design and construction phase on residential, retail and refurbishment projects. Involved in several projects from up to million. With total involvement of million investment requirement. All projects were developed for own portfolio. Main focus on long time return of investment. Involved projects: o Shopping mall of . m combined with houses in Hoofddorp with a investment of million. o Shopping mall of . m combined with houses in Amersfoort with a total investment of million. o Refurbishment of existing shopping mall of m with an investment of million. o Several residential projects of low and midrise houses with investments ranging van to million. Responsible within the several project teams for budget, planning, quality and realization of the project and managing the design and construction teams. Negotiation of contract with third party advisors and contractors for contracts up to million.
INTERBETON BV. Recruited as a Junior Engineer and promoted through several increasingly responsible positions including Planning Engineer up to Site / Project Engineer. Selected highlights include: Project Engineer with Interbeton [HBG] in Tripoli, Libya civil works in a design and construct project for a power plant in Tripoli, as a subcontractor to ABB. Total scope of works was million. Responsible for the technical engineering, procurement, contractual matters, cost controlling, QA and planning., years Desk Manager Area North America with Interbeton [HBG]. Supported several projects going in the region, acquisition and development of opportunities across North America and the Caribbean and preparing tenders for projects. years Interim Branch Director for Interbeton [HBG] in Muscat, Oman. months Project Engineer with Interbeton [HBG] on a concrete repair project in Dubai, UAE. year Several jobs within project preparation, i.e. tenders, planning engineer. year EDUCATION Master of Science, Civil engineering Technical University of Delft, Delft, the Netherlands Graduated in soil mechanics and steel structures MANAGEMENT COURSES Several courses in Business Administration and Finance, Project Management, Total Quality Management, Project development LANGUAGE SKILLS Fluent in Dutch and English, working knowledge of German and French. Currently studying Chinese. PERSONAL DATA Date of birth : July , in Amersfoort; Marital status: Married, children former marriage Military service: Compulsory service as a NCO with the Dutch Airforce