Niels Nijhuis is acocunt manager at Teledyne Caris EMEA. He started his career in the Hydrographic Service of the Royal Netherlands Navy as manager of personnel onboard the HNLMS Luymes and HNLMS Snellius, then moved on to manager of a specialistic team involved in GIS support of surveys and projects to continue as hydrographic surveyor. Since 2014, he works for Teledyne Caris, first as cartographic and GIS engineer, moving up to account manager.