On the 1st of February 2016 the BLM team expanded with the addition of Age de Boer. In his role of Operations Manager he’ll play an important role in the further development of the BLM products and services. Age has a university degree in Applied Mathematics and more than 10 years of relevant expertise in developing services in the field of meteorology and in project management of multi-disciplinary teams. Age worked in the roles of scientific developer and as project manager at the Meteorological Service of New Zealand (MetService), and later as Manager Implementation Services at Connexion Systems in Australia.
Both Age’s specific subject matter expertise as well as his project management experience are relevant to the development and implementation of field instruments for surface water monitoring and for the delivery of forecasting services.