The Recover-E® Team

The Recover-E® Team is a group of experts, specialised in the ICT aspects of the circular economy. Their experience is not only limited to the theory of the circular economy but also to the implementation of solutions for circular business for ICT.


Tom Houben…


…is a highly experienced consultant with an extensive track record in waste and resources management at various (inter)national companies and governmental organisations. As senior consultant at Royal HaskoningDHV he is responsible for business development, account management and project management in the field of waste and resource recovery solutions, chain management and Circular Economy.

Tom’s key challenges are in optimising product-life-cycles and finding ways to close supply chains and help realise the circular economy future.


Jan-Paul Kimmel…


…is a highly experienced consultant in the Circular Economy field with an extensive track record in chain management development across the ICT equipment, textile, chemicals and buildings sectors. He is also an expert in hazardous chemicals (REACH) regulations for the chemical, food, waste and recycling sectors.

Jan-Paul is a frequent speaker at circular economy events in the Netherlands and Belgium. From his own company Rainbow Connection he is involved in several circular initiatives and ventures.



Ed Alting Siberg…


…is director of business development and the co-founder of SiSo, one of the major growth initiatives in the Netherlands. SiSo develops policy and solutions for the recovery of sustainable raw materials from disused ICT equipment. Ed is also an expert in the optimisation of ICT supply chain management for the circular economy. He is a graduate of Information Technology and Economics at the University of Amsterdam which he credits for inspiring him to grow SiSo and its concepts.