Hans van Oosten
Since 2004 van Oosten runs his own company Da Capo al Fine. Broad experience of
25 years with and within software is available to help organisations develop their
business successfully with good software.
Hans van Oosten has studied technical physics at the university of Twente.
In 1979 he joined Philips and developed automatic test equipment for the production
In 1987, he became a product manager for the national sales organisation of Philips,
responsible for software and software development of the P9000 UNIX computer. This
responsibility was followed by the marketing function of development environments
In 1992 he became a consultant for the COHESION program of Digital with special
attention to the OO approach. In that capacity he designed and implemented software
engineering environments. Chief experiences have been in the application of the
OO approach to the problem field of application integration, employment of QSM services
for the assessment of an IT development organisation and the improvement of software
engineering practices within projects.
From 1997 till now he works as consultant for organisations, which have questions
about the development, the policies, and the support of software in their business.
Hans acted as a speaker and later as chairman on the OMG information days in the
Netherlands since 1996.