HAL24K appoints Robert van Gasteren as Advisor to the Board
Data science specialist HAL24K has appointed Robert van Gasteren (59) as Advisor to the Board. HAL24K expects to benefit from Van Gasteren’s extensive experience in human resources at, among others, Oracle and Capgemini, which is essential for a fast-growing company such as HAL24K. In addition, he will leverage his experience as a director and his huge commercial network to support the company.
Van Gasteren obtained his Master's degree in Dutch Law with a specialization in private law, product liability and American law at Erasmus University Rotterdam. His professional career includes positions as Principal Consultant and Senior Consultant HR at legal predecessors of Korn Ferry Hay Group and KPMG respectively, Senior HR Director Northern Europe & EMEA at Oracle and CSC, and VP HRM at Capgemini Europe. He is currently CEO of Staffing Management Services, a leading HR service provider, and is involved as Advisor of Annlyz, a company that supports start-ups and scale-ups. Van Gasteren is also vice-Chairman of the board of Platform Outsourcing Netherlands and acts as board member of Vereniging Achmea, the majority shareholder of Achmea, one of the largest financial service providers in The Netherlands.
Van Gasteren: “This is the age of digital transformation and data and HAL24K is one of the most promising start-ups in the field. It is solving increasingly complex problems for companies and governments with its cutting-edge data intelligence solutions. I have therefore started my advisory role with great enthusiasm and look forward to helping this beautiful company grow.”
“We have welcomed Robert with open arms because of his energy, his managerial knowledge and experience, and of course his enormous HR expertise ", says Jerome H. Mol, founder and CEO of HAL24K. "We have ambitious growth plans and Robert’s experience with organizations such as Oracle and Capgemini offers us tremendous added value.”
HAL24K is a Data Intelligence Lab based in San Francisco, Amsterdam and London, delivering operational and predictive intelligence to Smart cities and Smart enterprises.
It combines advanced data science techniques – such as machine learning and deep neural networks – with modelling, analysis and visualization through its SaaS-based HAL24K Dimension platform, to enable real-time data-driven decision making in complex and multidimensional environments. This optimizes resources, avoids disruptions and saves costs.