The Dutch Maarten van Hasselt has been nominated head of the worldwide energy practice and regional lead of North and South America. Maarten van Hasselt has over 20 years of managing experience in the oil and gas industry at, amongst others, Genereal Electric, Shell and Repsol.
Maarten was previously Director of Global Partnerships with Genereal Electric Oil & Gas, where he was responsible for long term relationships with oil and gas companies. Before joining GE, he worked in multiple roles during an extensive international career with Royal Dutch Shell and Repsol. Additionally, during his career Maarten also served as a partner in an international consultancy firm. He holds a Mechanical Engineering degree from the Technical University Delft and an MBA from Erasmus/Wharton.
"With deep experience in operational excellence, complex solution design and delivery, new market entry, and mergers & acquisitions, Maarten brings a wealth of relevant sector knowledge that complements our overall global sector strategy," said Allen Friedman, President of Celerant Consulting in America.