After graduating at the University of Groningen, where René got his Master degree in Applied Mathematics in 2014, René started working at N.V. Nederlandse Gasunie. He worked at the ICT department for Business Intelligence. After 1 year he became the team lead of the maintenance team and was the link between business and IT. At the start of 2017 René started working for Gasunie Transport Services (GTS), which is the Dutch TSO, at the department for Planning and Forecasting. There he was responsible for amongst others doing Analysis, data management and to a lesser degree data science. At both his positions at Gasunie he has been closely involved with the Transparency domain.
René joined ENTSOG in February 2018 as Transparency Adviser in the System Operation Business Area.