T.W. Starink MSc

Delegate Supervisory Director

Thijs Starink was born in The Hague on 23 July 1959. He became a Delegate Supervisory Director of GasTerra on 1 November 2015. From 1986 to 2005, he worked in a succession of technical, operational and commercial positions for Allseas and other companies in Cape Town and in London.

He took up the post of Asset Manager with EBN in 2006. Since 2011, as Director of Asset Management, he has been responsible for managing all of EBN's joint ventures. He also leads the team that represents EBN's interests in GasTerra and the Gas Building.

Main and ancillary positions

  • Director, Asset Management, EBN B.V.
  • Member of the Board of KVGN (Royal Dutch Gas Association)
  • Member of the Advisory Board for the Clingendael International Energy Programme (CIEP)


  • Delft University of Technology, Civil Engineering (graduated in 1986)