My name is Eric Thelen. Please allow me to introduce myself.
I am an Innovation and R&D executive with an entrepreneurial mindset. My work experience includes more than 12 years of international management in multiple fields within a multinational high-tech corporation, including research management, portfolio management, innovation strategy, product development and manufacturing. In addition, I have worked in a start-up environment and as a scientific researcher.
You will get to know me as an energetic, result-driven manager with strengths in establishing structure and in leading activities to a successful conclusion. In several of my corporate roles I have demonstrated success in leading change management processes.
I have worked in the United States of America, in Germany, in India and in The Netherlands, where I am also currently based. You can communicate with me in English, German and Dutch.
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