René Huijnen

Senior Consultant


René followed the study Maritime Officer at the Maritime Institute Willem Barentsz succeeded by a post bachelor study with focus on quality management at the Amsterdam University of Applied Science. For an internship René started in 1999 for Tebodin BV in the pharmaceutical industry. After finishing his study he worked for Tebodin, Solvay Pharmaceutical, Sanquin, Abbott Biologicals and Bilthoven Biologicals. René has experience in a wide range of disciplines within the Pharmaceutical and Biotech Industry, he work as Qualification Engineer, Process Technologist, QA Validation Engineer, Qualification Lead Engineer, Departmental Manager and Project Manager.
René is a team player who is always looking for improvement with the goal to create a fluent and safe production process. He has the capability to oversee issues from different perspectives leading to problem solving with new inventive strategies or combining a new mix of known solutions.


René is married with Marjolijn and is a proud father of 3 sons. At home he loves to be around with the family and to bake & cook. René also likes running and is an athletics coach for kids.


  • Validation-management
  • Product- and Process development
  • Quality by Design
  • Process excellence; Lean Manufacturing and Greenbelt

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