René Oostveen joined SGI in April 2009 as a Technical Manager. Rene fulfilled positions as Senior Technical Manager, Program Manager and was promoted to Head of Technical Services in 2016. Having over 30 years of experience in Aircraft Maintenance, René brings day-to-day Airline experience to SGI and its customers.
René started his aviation career with the Royal Netherlands Air Force as a non-commissioned Officer and held an Aircraft Maintenance License for the RNLAF Fokker F27. René then joined Martinair where he gained Aircraft Maintenance Licenses for the Fokker F70/100, Boeing 757/767 and the McDonnell Douglas DC-10/MD-11, including testrun and boroscope approvals for the RB-211 & PW4000 Engines. René also qualified as a MD-11 Flight Test Engineer, conducting test-flights after HMVs as part of the Aircrew. During his career with Martinair, he fulfilled positions of Aircraft Maintenance Technician, Technical Inspector, Project Leader, Team Leader and Team Manager.