Our team

Our employees are committed to creating and delivering the best aid devices to you. Meet our versatile team:

Paul Groenland

Paul Groenland

Managing Director

Paul Groenland is managing director and founder of Focal Meditech BV. Paul is responsible for the management of the company on major issues such as strategy, policy and development.

Angela de Wildt

Angela de Wildt

Management Assistant

Angela is Paul’s right-hand woman. Her broad job function consists of coordination, administrative and secretarial activities.

Luc Groenland

Luc Groenland

Technical Manager

Luc is responsible for the technical departments within Focal, such as production, assembly and logistics. Luc has been working at Focal for over 10 years and knows all facets of the organisation.

Nicky de Groot

Nicky de Groot

Operational Manager

Nicky has been part of the Focal team since 2019. She has a broad background and has responsibility for the business office, the sales and marketing department.

Jan Burgers

Jan Burgers

Advisor on arm, eating and head supports

Jan Burgers is a physiotherapist. He is the contact person for the other sales advisers. Jan’s working area is primarily the North of the Netherlands.

Jan Overhuijs

Jan Overhuijs

Advisor on arm, eating and head supports

Jan Overhuijs is an adaptation technician. His working area lies mainly in Central and Western Netherlands. Head supports is one of Jan’s areas of expertise.

Jeroen Lansbergen

Jeroen Lansbergen

Advisor on arm, eating and head supports

Jeroen Lansbergen is a movement technologist and has extensive experience in the medical aids sector. His working area lies mainly in South-West Netherlands and Flanders.

Michiel Geilen

Michiel Geilen

Advisor on arm, eating and head supports

Michiel Geilen is an occupational therapist. His working area is primarily in the South of the Netherlands. Like his colleagues, Michiel has broad product knowledge and is therefore a true all-rounder.

Jasper Volbeda

Jasper Volbeda

Advisor on environment controllers and communication aids

Jasper Volbeda is a healthcare technologist and advises on the various options for environment controllers. He is also responsible for communication aids.

Lisa de Leeuw

Lisa de Leeuw

Advisor on robotics and marketing

Lisa is a healthcare technologist and advises on eating devices and social robotics. She is also responsible for marketing activities within Focal.

Thomas van Eil

Thomas van Eil

Export manager

Thomas is responsible for maintaining existing relationships and expanding the commercial network outside the Netherlands.

Joris van Wees

Joris van Wees

Service coordinator

Joris van Wees supervises Focal’s service. He plans the indoor and outdoor service and is responsible for the after sales service.

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André ter Beest

Field service engineer

André mainly works in the field. He drives all over the Netherlands to maintain and/or repair our appliances on location.

Bart ter Schiphorst

Bart ter Schiphorst

Mechatronic service engineer

Bart is responsible for the internal service and supports the R&D department. He also contributes to the creation of customised solutions.

Frank Peperkamp

Frank Peperkamp

Purchaser and work planner

Frank is responsible for the purchase of various materials and articles from external parties and ensures that our stocks are kept up-to-date so that we can deliver quickly.

Karen van den Besselaar

Karen van den Besselaar

Office assistant

Karen is an administrative and organisational jack-of-all-trades. Karen specialises in exports and provides administrative support to several advisers.

Ingrid Kuper

Ingrid Kuper

Office assistant

Ingrid is also an office assistant and has a wide range of administrative tasks. Like Karen, Ingrid is the first point of contact for the advisers regarding planning.

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Susan van Tienhoven

Office assistant

Susan is the first person many customers speak to when they call. Together with Karen and Ingrid, she completes the team that takes care of the planning and administration of the advisers.

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Natascha Werz

Workshop coordinator

Natasha takes care of the planning in the workshop. Together with the different parties she plans how one of our products will be mounted on a wheelchair and when deliveries will take place.

Jessica van Pelt

Jessica van Pelt

Financial controller

Jessica is responsible for the financial administration of Focal.

Patricia van Eijndhoven

Patricia van Eijndhoven

Financial administrative assistant

Patricia takes care of debtor and creditor management.