Henk Van Raan


Henk Van Raan



Henk van Raan is  Chief Innovation Officer of the Amsterdam ArenA and specializes in facility and project management. In his position, he is responsible for a variety of aspects such as real estate development, grass management, the Amsterdam Innovation Arena and sustainability.

On behalf of the Amsterdam ArenA, Henk has been responsible to define the ambition for the Amsterdam ArenA to become climate neutral by the year 2015. A goal the stadium has accomplished and has been warmly embraced by the City of Amsterdam, who have assigned the Amsterdam ArenA as a sustainability icon for the city.

Together with the municipality of Amsterdam, Henk is responsible for the Smart City development goals of the stadium and South East City District, which will have global impact in 2020. Henk is board member of Amsterdam Smart City. 

If you want to know more about this and other topics directly from end users of energy storage technologies join us at one of these annual events: The Energy Storage World Forum (Grid Scale Applications), or The Residential Energy Storage Forum, or one of our Training Courses.

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