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Ed likes to write and share his thoughts on (mostly supply chain related) things.


He writes expert opinion articles and blogs and has contributed to other people’s publications. Click on Other publications or Blog & news to go to the corresponding sections on this website.


In April 2012, Ed’s first management book was published, called

The Perfect Pass: what the manager can learn from the football trainer

It deals with the importance of seeing the BIG PICTURE, having good internal and external ALIGNMENT and achieving COHERENCE at all levels. It was first published in Dutch, and it has since then been translated and published in two more languages: Spanish and English.

The Perfect Pass is available in English on Amazon, in Dutch on and in Spanish on Libros de Cabecera. You can also contact us to know about availability.

Currently, Ed is busy writing a new book under the working title

Mastering the Supply Chain. Principles, practice and real-life applications“.

Publication will be with UK-based Kogan Page Publishing, the book is due to appear in Q1, 2019. Click here for more info.

Pre-ordering of Mastering the supply chain is possible now via Amazon.