Marlies manages the Informatics Group. She did her Master ‘Water Management’ at the University Twente. She has over ten years of experience working as a hydrologist at HydroLogic. She mainly focused on research into and modelling of flooding and water safety measures. She modelled large parts of the Netherlands with various software programs and is skilled in writing scripts for preparing model input and process model output. Marlies is an experienced project manager in the fields of hydrology and hydroinformatics. She discovered her passion for and proficiency in facilitating the personal and professional growth of people when she started managing juniors consultants in 2012. Since Marlies started managing the Informatics Group she combines guiding the developers with the continuous improvement of the processes concerning the Informatics Team to enable both the individuals and the team to grow towards their full potential.