Roderik van Kerkhof
Former football player at various clubs including Achilles ‘29. Over 30 years’ experience as a football coach, specialising in the René Meulensteen (Coerver) method. Worked as a scout for SC Heerenveen from 2005 to July 2013.
Has worked as a CEO in the business sector since 2001. He also co-owns several companies in the medical supplies industry.
Has worked in football for over 26 years. Played 450 matches as a professional player for clubs including PEC Zwolle and SC Heerenveen, in the Champions League, the Cup Winners’ Cup and the current UEFA Europa League. Winner of the Silver Shoe Award (footballer of the year rankings 1998-1999).
After his career as a football player, he worked at the commercial department of SC Heerenveen for six years, first as an account manager and subsequently as commercial manager. He worked successfully as Technical Director of the club from 2010 to October 2013.
Gained extensive experience in scouting and analysing players during his 5 years as Scouting Coordinator at SC Heerenveen. In addition to building up a professional network, his responsibilities included guiding players and parents and maintaining contacts with agents.
Before he turned his hobby into a career, he worked as a Financial Advisor at SNS Bank for 18 years.
He worked as a lawyer at companies including Bierman Advocaten and Center Parcs N.V., initially as a corporate lawyer and subsequently as Director of Legal Affairs and Company Secretary.
Since 2011, he has worked at the Futuralis Investment Group as legal counsel.
Worked in accountancy for over 33 years, for companies including Baker, Tilly, Berk Group, then BDO and finally as an AA accountant and partner at a regional accountancy firm in Gelderland. Has worked as a CFO in the business sector since 2006.
He also co-owns several companies in the medical supplies industry.