In the role of product owner is the area where Michiel thrives. On the dividing line between business and IT, between the Netherlands and India. He acts as the linking pin between these two worlds and forms the first point of contact in a project. With more than 10 years of experience in the ICT field, he has come across various challenging (international) projects. He worked in the past with developers from India and knows first hand which issues arise in communication with developers. To start a project he is actively involved in designing the technical back-end, to make sure that business requirements are met.