Albert Veenstra is director of the Dutch Institute for Advanced Logistics (Dinalog), that is one of the executive bodies for research and development in the logistics industry in the Netherlands. He is also professor of International Trade Facilitation and Logistics at the Technical University Eindhoven. Albert is involved in the European Technology Platform Alice, that aims to promote research in logistics in the European Union. Albert has worked for TNO and Erasmus University as senior researcher and research manager. He is involved as the course coordinator for supply chain management and logistics in the Master of Science for Customs and Supply Chain Compliance. He is a member of a number of boards in the Dutch logistics industry.