The team

Management

“We do this together, as a team. It always comes down to teamwork. At heart, we are a community, not a company. We practice what we preach and are straightforward and honest in our operations. That is how we achieve our goals. Our motto aptly describes us: Disrupt. Engage. Cooperate.”

Henk van den Berg, Managing Director

Fabian van den Berg

Commercial Director

We develop our technology by innovating, every single day. Our team not only has a huge amount of experience, but is also keen on listening to our clients and acting upon this. This focus on building customer relationships is very beneficial to all parties.”

Fabian van den B.
Mark N.

Mark Nolen

Operations Director

“To ensure that VSTEP continues to deliver great products, there has to be a push for excellent operational processes. This is exactly what we do and I plan to further implement procedures that streamline operations and generates even more value for our clients. By doing this, we can create even more directives for growth.”

Steve Claes

Technical Director

“Our focus on strong technical capabilities sets us apart from others in the market. We consistently strive to create the most effective simulators, which of course requires a certain degree of technical prowess. Our skilled and experienced in-house team allows us to do this.”

Steve C.
Sigita Eriks

Sigita Eriks

Finance Manager

“In order to maintain our leading position in today’s accelerating pace of business, we make sure that VSTEP is a healthy, reliable and transparent company. By constantly evaluating our performance, we are able to optimize our actions and adapt to changing market conditions.”

Vasco van den Berg

Legal Counsel

“VSTEP’s focus on aligning with proper regulatory frameworks ensures smooth procedures for all of our stakeholders. This in turn enables us to guarantee the necessary oversight and compliance with industry best practice.”

Vasco van den B.

The team

Management

“We do this together, as a team. It always comes down to teamwork. At heart, we are a community, not a company. We practice what we preach and are straightforward and honest in our operations. That is how we achieve our goals. Our motto aptly describes us: Disrupt. Engage. Cooperate.”

Henk van den Berg, Managing Director

Fabian van den B.

Fabian van den Berg

Commercial Director

We develop our technology by innovating, every single day. Our team not only has a huge amount of experience, but is also keen on listening to our clients and acting upon this. This focus on building customer relationships is very beneficial to all parties.”

Mark N.

Mark Nolen

Operations Director

“To ensure that VSTEP continues to deliver great products, there has to be a push for excellent operational processes. This is exactly what we do and I plan to further implement procedures that streamline operations and generates even more value for our clients. By doing this, we can create even more directives for growth.”

Steve C.

Steve Claes

Technical Director

“Our focus on strong technical capabilities sets us apart from others in the market. We consistently strive to create the most effective simulators, which of course requires a certain degree of technical prowess. Our skilled and experienced in-house team allows us to do this.”

Sigita Eriks

Sigita Eriks

Finance Manager

“In order to maintain our leading position in today’s accelerating pace of business, we make sure that VSTEP is a healthy, reliable and transparent company. By constantly evaluating our performance, we are able to optimize our actions and adapt to changing market conditions.”

Vasco van den B.

Vasco van den Berg

Legal Counsel

“VSTEP’s focus on aligning with proper regulatory frameworks ensures smooth procedures for all of our stakeholders. This in turn enables us to guarantee the necessary oversight and compliance with industry best practice.”

Our people

A team of experienced and highly qualified software developers, project managers, designers, testers, support staff, engineers, industry experts and master mariners allows us to accurately create a simulator solution tailored to your specific training requirements and discuss any ideas you have with the proper knowledge. With well over ten years of experience as a simulator developer, VSTEP understands its customers’ needs and the way to realise them. We work hard to offer everyone at VSTEP a comfortable environment in which diversity is cherished. We strive for a workplace where you can cultivate your potential through learning, involvement and opportunity.

MASTER MARINERS

Our in-house master mariners are experts coming from a career in seafaring and with command experience on a wide range of vessel types and in all waters (inland, coastal and oceans). They apply their knowledge to guarantee our maritime simulators are an accurate representation of the real environment.  Our master mariners assist customers with finding the ideal simulator solution for their specific training requirements and are able to answer any questions from a hands-on perspective.

HYDRODYNAMICS ENGINEERS

The Hydrodynamics engineers at VSTEP perform hydrodynamic analysis, tests and engineering activities for the vessels in our maritime simulators. They have a knowledge of the latest maritime industry developments and consult with our simulation engineers for specific vessel design queries and calculations.

INCIDENT COMMAND PROFESSIONALS

For our Response Simulators we partner with professional emergency services and leading industry clients to create a true to life experience that realistically simulates the entire decision making process for first responders during specific incidents.

Our people

A team of experienced and highly qualified software developers, project managers, designers, testers, support staff, engineers, industry experts and master mariners allows us to accurately create a simulator solution tailored to your specific training requirements and discuss any ideas you have with the proper knowledge. With well over ten years of experience as a simulator developer, VSTEP understands its customers’ needs and the way to realise them. We work hard to offer everyone at VSTEP a comfortable environment in which diversity is cherished. We strive for a workplace where you can cultivate your potential through learning, involvement and opportunity.

MASTER MARINERS

Our in-house master mariners are experts coming from a career in seafaring and with command experience on a wide range of vessel types and in all waters (inland, coastal and oceans). They apply their knowledge to guarantee our maritime simulators are an accurate representation of the real environment.  Our master mariners assist customers with finding the ideal simulator solution for their specific training requirements and are able to answer any questions from a hands-on perspective.

HYDRODYNAMICS ENGINEERS

The Hydrodynamics engineers at VSTEP perform hydrodynamic analysis, tests and engineering activities for the vessels in our maritime simulators. They have a knowledge of the latest maritime industry developments and consult with our simulation engineers for specific vessel design queries and calculations.

INCIDENT COMMAND PROFESSIONALS

For our Response Simulators we partner with professional emergency services and leading industry clients to create a true to life experience that realistically simulates the entire decision making process for first responders during specific incidents.