Jürgen Donders (1969) is one of the partners at Gordian Logistic Experts B.V., a service logistics management consultancy, IT and services company, specialized in spare parts and service supply chain management.
Gordian wants to be able to assist its customers from start to finish in service and spare parts supply chain processes. From problem definition to implementation and securing of the recommended solutions. Problem or goal definition, analysis and recommended solutions are the basis of the advisory processes. Gordian has proven tools and methods to make these steps as efficient as possible. This includes modeling, stock management tools and templates for a logistics audit. The recommended direction is always practical and realistic. If possible already in the form of a pilot or prototype.
Jürgen studied economics and logistics at the Royal Military Academy and then gained 12 years of practical experience in various positions on operational units, the depot and the staffs of the Royal Netherlands Air Force. Jürgen has also been sent to Eritrea for a period of almost 7 months as part of the UNMEE operation. In his last position with the Royal Netherlands Air Force, Jürgen fulfilled the position of Squadron Commander of the Logistics Squadron at Leeuwarden Air Base. After his Air Force career, Jürgen worked for 2 years at Thales Nederland B.V. as Manager Logistics Engineering within the ILS department.
In addition to his work, Jürgen also studied business administration, obtained NEVI-2 (procurement) and APICS CPIM and followed the master's degree in Transport and Logistic Management at the TIAS in Tilburg.