The team

Welcome to the UAP Coalition Netherlands team. We are a group of enthusiastic and motivated professionals who work selflessly on projects and initiatives aimed at achieving the set goals from the organization.

Our team consists of members with different backgrounds and areas of expertise. We are always looking for ways to increase the impact and make a positive difference in the world of professionals who have (had) experience with Unidentified Anomalous Phenomena.

We are proud of what we have achieved so far and are convinced that we can achieve much more with the support of volunteers and professionals. If you are interested in helping to achieve the goals, or if you would like to know more about us, please feel free to contact us. We look forward to working with you.

Joachim Founder - Chairman
Joachim is the founder and chairman of UAP Coalition Netherlands. He is a former entrepreneur with more than 20 years of experience in the management of organizations. He is always looking for ways to contribute to a better world and believes that everyone has the power to create positive change. He is enthusiastic to share his knowledge and experience and to contribute to the goals to be achieved. In 2008 he received the Golden Lifesaver Award and in 2016 he was appointed Knight in the Order of Orange Nassau.
Andre Treasurer
André is active within the board as treasurer. He is a chemical engineer with a master's degree in water quality. He has worked at a Dutch engineering firm and the European Environment Agency, an EU institution. Here he was involved in advising national governments and the European Commission on air pollution, climate and energy. He has in-depth knowledge and experience in the use of data and scientific information in policy. He would like to use this expertise to support the goals of the Coalition.
Bram Secretary
Bram is active within the board as secretary. He is a graphic designer and graduated from the Grafisch Lyceum Rotterdam. In addition to his permanent job, he does volunteer work and has been an ambassador for discussing the UAP topic for 30 years. In 2005 he founded UFO Meldpunt Nederland and in 2023 he completed the first Dutch UAP-related documentary. This experience gives Bram unique knowledge of the subject.
Rejane CAMS
Rejane is a lawyer with a background in tax law. She obtained her Masters in International Law in Brazil. In the Netherlands she specialized in financial crime. She would like to use her knowledge of legislation and her experience as a lawyer to achieve her goals.
Chiel School social worker
Chiel has a broad social background and more than 17 years of experience in the social domain and education. He obtained his Bachelor of Education at the Arnhem and Nijmegen University of Applied Sciences, where he specialized in Pedagogy and teaching. In 2024 he will complete the Work and Health module at the NTI, which extends his competencies to the well-being of individuals in different situations. His commitment to a holistic approach is reflected in his dedication to not only passing on knowledge, but also to positively impacting the well-being of others. His continued commitment to growth and development drives him to contribute to the Coalition's objectives.
Tony Healthcare psychologist and treatment coordinator
Tony is an experienced and versatile mental health psychologist and treatment coordinator with more than 12 years of expertise in both clinical and outpatient mental health care. His passion for the profession is reflected in his commitment to providing high-quality care and guidance to individuals. In addition to his work, Tony serves as a reservist at the Ministry of Defense. His service to the Netherlands reflects his strong commitment to the well-being of others. Tony has a Master of Science in Psychology and a pre-master in Theology and Religious Studies.


Christian Pilot
Christiaan is a commercial pilot with twenty years of flying experience and is currently captain of the Boeing 747. His love for aviation started at an early age. He obtained his private pilot's license (PPL) even before his 18th birthday. In addition to his flying skills, Christiaan also has a passion for photography. He combines his two great interests by capturing impressive images during his flights. Christiaan attaches exceptional importance to the subject of Flight Safety, which is why he has chosen to be involved as an ambassador.
Nick Veteran
Nick is a professional and experienced veteran with 17 years of service in the armed forces. He served in the Air Mobile Brigade and experienced various operational deployments during his service. He has a passion for training and mentoring people and enjoys sharing his knowledge and experience to help others grow and develop. Thanks to his background in the armed forces, Nick has a highly developed focus on teamwork, safety and discipline, which makes him a valuable asset.
Tako Pilot
Tako is an experienced pilot with more than 25 years of experience in civil aviation. He has flown on several aircraft and has extensive knowledge of various aspects of aviation, including safety, navigation and meteorology. His passion for aviation has motivated him to join UAP Coalition Netherlands as an ambassador and is therefore committed to achieving its goals.