Menno van Dijk is an experienced strategic stakeholder manager and project manager with more than 10 years’ experience. In 2009 he graduated from the University of Groningen, the Netherlands, with a Master’s degree in Urban Planning.
Menno kick started his career by working for a local government where he built a successful track record of managing housing and area development projects, delivering quality on time and within budget, meeting and exceeding stakeholder expectations. During his professional career Menno has successfully completed project management and real estate development courses. In 2015 Menno joined VINU where he provides project management, strategic stakeholder management and consultancy for governments and semi-government agencies. He’s worked as a strategic stakeholder manager for various projects, including the redevelopment of the biggest park of Leiden to building affordable housing for a housing corporation.
His strengths are the ability to effectively and energetically lead multidisciplinary project teams, see the bigger picture, influence and communicate effectively with both internal and external stakeholders.