Ruben has 20 years of experience in Consulting in multi-disciplinary and international settings and in a broad range of business areas. Ruben focuses on our Digital and Innovation services portfolio, including Big Data Analytics and the Internet of Everything. As such, he supports clients to renew their business models by rapidly adopting new, mature technology and by working together with innovative start-up and scale-up tech companies. KPMG is partnering with Yes!Delft, Rockstart, Start-up Delta and Holland Fintech. In his career within KPMG, Ruben specialized in helping clients to assess and improve the robustness IT infrastructures, ranging from global IT infrastructure consolidation and migration, resource and workload automation and cloud transformation. Ruben is working with Atos and KPN in improving the efficiency and robustness of their IT and Telco service delivery. He has been involved in a large number of engagements for both public and private sector organizations, performing advice and audit engagements that involved an ecosystem of IT service providers and IT system integrators. He has been closely involved in the improvement of 100mln/year multi-vendor contracts on IT management and system development at the Dutch National Government, international banks and insurance companies and in other sectors. Due to his background, Ruben often covered the ‘technical tracks’ in large transformation engagements, for example technical architectural challenges with mergers and carve-outs or improving the agility of IT landscapes.