Mr Thomas Kruse is a Senior policy advisor IT, MSc in Business Economics with specialization in IT. Mr Kruse has been involved in a wide range of IT-related projects and programs for the municipality of Utrecht: varying from the creation of IT service centres to the realisation of service oriented enterprise platforms. He also contributed to realizing high speed networks in the city, both wired and wireless.
In recent years Thomas’ focus has shifted from enterprise IT to City IT, specifically realising smart solutions for Healthy Urban issues. As an Interoperability and Standards manager he is currently involved in the development of a FIWARE based City innovation Platform supporting the Utrecht energy transition into a sustainable energy system.