Design your process! 


Hi, I'm Ferry Boussen, As a seasoned Process Control Engineering Consultant, I specialize in optimizing industrial processes, enhancing efficiency, and ensuring seamless operations. With a deep understanding of control automation and process management, I collaborate with clients to achieve tangible improvements in their manufacturing and production environments.

I specialize in bridging the gap between cutting-edge technology and practical business solutions. My mission is to empower organizations by harnessing the transformative potential of IoT.

Strategic IoT Integration. I collaborate with businesses to create or refine their IoT strategies. Whether it’s incorporating IoT into existing processes, launching new ventures, or driving performance improvements, I guide clients toward high-value solutions.

Next-Gen Operations I develop IoT proofs of concept (PoCs) that pave the way for next-gen operations. From digital roadmaps to analytics-driven insights, I ensure that data translates into actionable outcomes.

Ferry Boussen

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Years of experience



  • Consultant / freelancer @ProFunc

    2007-Present | Zaandam, NL

    Consultant, PM, interim manager in the process control and IT industry.

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  • Owner @Time track central / Production Boosters

    2024-Present | Zaandam, NL

    Owner, time tracking software in Business Central

  • Interim manager @CoNet Warrington

    2021 - 2022 | Warrington, UK.

    Setting up the CoNet UK branch office.

  • Software Engineer @CoNet

    2007-Present | Zaandam, NL

    Working on Industry 4.0 applications. Connecting industry 3 (DCS, PLC's and Scada systems) to the cloud. Visualize data with Grafana, Power BI, data analytics and Time Series Insights. We bring Siemens Simatic products to the Azure cloud.

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  • Azure Consultant @Ingka Investments (IKEA)

    May 2021 - Mar 2022 | Leiden, NL

    Implementation of a Azure IOT solution with Time Series Insights (now data explorer) to monitor wind and solar parks

  • Software Developer / Manager @VBS2 (now ProFunc)

    2006-2017 | Seattle, WA.

    Managing software development and our safety consultants. Developing the roadmap and functional specifications for our main product MaVIS. MaVIS was a construction safety documentation management system

  • Technical manager/lead developer @Sport Reality

    2013-2017 | Zaandam, NL

    Developed a product for recording sport events on amateur level with a .NET backend (recording) and WPF frontend (viewer)

  • Owner @FB Solutions

    2006-2016 | Zaandam, NL

    Software designer for process control applications, ASP.NET MVC Applications. System integrator for Symantec products.

  • Process automation (lead) engineer @CoNet Zaandam

    2005 - 2006 | Zaandam, NL

    Process Control engineer, working with Simatic PCS7 and Batch

  • Process automation (lead) engineer @TaskiT

    2004 - 2005 | Zaandam, NL

    Implementation of Microsoft systems, Windows, AD, SQL server, Exchange

  • Free lance @FB Solutions

    2001 - 2004 | Zaandam, NL

    Implementation of Microsoft systems, Windows, AD, SQL server, Exchange

  • IT/Head of IT @Duyvis Wiener

    1998 - 2001 | Zaandam, NL

    IT support, management of infra and systems, implementation of new ERP system. Implemented CAD/CAM software