Hans Smits

Hans Smits

Hans Smits, CEO of the Port of Rotterdam. Mr Smits has restored good governance to the Port of Rotterdam. After an unhappy period of mismanagement, he has brought back trust, reliability and quality to the company. Smits also serves as an RSM Advisory Board member and has been elected to lead the formation of the Rotterdam City Council. He has also been instrumental in the development of SmartPort, an interdisciplinary and interfacultary research and educational programme in the maritime sector. He has remained closely involved with RSM and its students following his performance as speaker.