Wiebe van Terwisga

Managing Director, Schmitz Foam Products BV

Mr. Wiebe van Terwisga studied mechanical engineering (specialization: production technology), business administration and organizational sciences (specialization: multinational strategies).

He started his career with marketing, sales and project management of capital goods projects in Europe. Subsequently, he expanded his horizons by building factories (including production equipment) in second and third world countries. Since 2000 he has worked as CEO in several companies, with similar missions: improving results.

The last years he works as Managing Director for Schmitz Holding BV (HQ based in The Netherlands) and as President of Schmitz Foam Products Inc. (Production facility in the USA).
Schmitz Foam Products, owner of the ProPlay brand, is the manufacturer of high-end prefabricated engineered shock pads for several outdoor sports.