Ard den Outer

Ard den Outer

Ard den Outer works for the municipality of Rotterdam in the working group that looks after the city’s sustainable real estate. He graduated as an engineering geologist in mining and petroleum extraction in 1993, and has broad experience in technique, knowledge management, consulting in public procurement and energy performance contracting. He was involved in the first public energy and maintenance performance contracts in the Netherlands, for public swimming pools in Rotterdam. He is also responsible for enabling the transformation of school buildings in Rotterdam and is exploring its practicalities such as finance, subsidies, regulations, co-operation between parties and the expertise of municipalities and school boards.