Daniël van Drunen recently joined the MarQuip team as sales manager. His background is in engine room acoustics and exhausts for maritime applications, and he has gained his experience at manufacturing companies including Merford and MarQuip affiliate Discom, where he was responsible for products such as exhaust systems and acoustics. Daniël was most recently involved in the sale of sound insulating casings for generators in a range of applications, including yachts.
At MarQuip, Daniël plans to help professionalise sales further while managing existing clients and translating demand from the market into innovative solutions. “It is a pleasure to join the MarQuip team and represent this wonderful company and dedicated employees as an ambassador in the ever-changing world of yachts,” he states. “My knowledge of acoustics and exhaust systems, and more than 20 years of experience in international sales, mean I can offer you a focused, professional contact for people from any background, culture or company.”
Daniël is 46 years old and been married to Jantine, who is a nurse, for 21 years. They have three sons together aged 18, 16 and 14. In his free time, he enjoys fishing, listening to his vinyl collection and serving part-time as a volunteer firefighter.