I-SEC Nederland BV | Management Team
Mart Vergouwen - Managing Director
Mart is the Managing Director of I-SEC Nederland B.V. since the start of its activities at Schiphol Airport in February 2008.
Mart worked in the aviation security sector at Schiphol Airport since 1990, in various positions with companies that were almost all part of I-SEC International / ICTS International. His only job outside the airport was being the director/owner of a full service software system house between 1999 and 2002. Mart holds a Master degree in Business Administration (MBA). His experience makes Mart very involved in the daily operations of all areas in I-SEC Nederland B.V.
Mart : "Together - mark my words: only TOGETHER – we can achieve anything!"
Ingrid van Waard-Meuldijk - Finance Manager
Ingrid joined I-SEC Nederland B.V. as Finance Manager in June 2013.
Ingrid started her career as financial auditor for PricewaterhouseCoopers. Subsequently, she worked for a period of 12 years for Schiphol Group and had several financial positions at the airport of Schiphol.
Ingrid is registered as Certified Public Accountant (RA) and as Certified Controller (RC).
Carolien Vos - HR Manager
After graduating in Developmental Psychology, Carolien worked a few years in youth care in both the Netherlands and the USA. Despite the fact that those years were very educational and challenging, she came to realize that her ambition extended further than psychology alone and was attracted to industrial and commercial areas of working with people. In order to combine both business and psychology Carolien started her career in Human Resources in 2007. In September 2008 she started at I-SEC Netherlands as a HR Consultant and as of April 2014 she is HR Manager.
Because of her academic background in psychology, combined with a pre-master course in Employment law and years of advisory experience, Carolien is a specialist in solving employee related matters.
Carolien: “I-SEC Netherlands is a labor-intensive organization, where each employee is a business card for both the company as well as our clients. I am proud to see how everyone, on a daily basis and at every moment of the day, is working hard and passionate in a hospitable manner, to make sure we deliver professional security services. I consider it a privilege to deliver a positive contribution to the wellbeing of I-SEC Netherlands and its employees!
Richard Kockmann - Manager Planning & Capacity
After successfully completing his education as a planner (environmental planning) at Wageningen University, Richard started in 2003 as a planner with the predecessor of I-SEC Nederland B.V. at Schiphol Airport.
After a short intermediate step as Planning Coordinator in 2005, Richard became Manager Planning & Capacity in 2006. Since then, he is responsible for the whole Central and Operational planning within I-SEC Nederland B.V. Next to this he is busy with the capacity management within the whole I-SEC Group. Richard is thé source of information regarding planning for the entire I-SEC Group.
Richard: "Planning is looking ahead and continuously matching the needs of staff, customer and company. Balancing all these various interests through an efficient, reliable and flexible scheduling is an everyday challenge."
Rik Kroeze - Operational Manager
Rik started in November 1992 as a security agent at Schiphol Airport. In 1995 he was asked to join Procheck International, a sister organization of I-SEC Nederland B.V.
Within this company which focuses on ‘High Risk Flights’, Rik evolved from supervisor to trainer. He was, for example, teaching a class about Osama Bin Laden at the moment the 9-11 attacks took place. In 2003 he became a Duty Manager at Procheck International.
In April 2009 Rik joined I-SEC Nederland B.V. as the Operational Manager. Having started his career as a security agent, he is well capable to empathize with the day to day experiences of I-SEC’s employees, and to provide operational steering.
Rik: "I am proud to be working for an organization where security and enthusiasm are part of the service provided. Together we ensure that we exceed customer expectations."
Abdul Lafkiri - Operational Manager
Abdul has joined the Management Team as Operational Manager as of January 1st 2015. Abdul holds a Bachelor degree in Business Management and Technical Business Administration. He also successfully completed The Lean Six Sigma & Lean Auditor Training.
In May 2008, 3 months after I-SEC Nederland B.V. officially started its security business at Schiphol, Abdul joined the company. He has 10 years of experience at Schiphol Airport, specialized in Civil Aviation and all its aspects. In the period of 2008 – 2014 Abdul worked in the position of Duty Manager, with an additional responsibility as Quality Assurance Manager. This included the I.S.O. Certification for I-SEC and the development and formalization of company processes and Quality Compliance. Further experience includes various Dutch and International projects.
In October 2014 I-SEC expanded from 800 employers to 1250 employers. Due to Abdul his knowledge and experience, he was appointed the new position of Operational Manager.
Abdul “ Working together on a basis of trust and respect, ensures that goals will be achieved; as a professional you always have to realise that nobody trips over mountains. It’s the small pebble that causes the stumble.”