Eelco van der Wal is the Managing Director of the worldwide association PLCopen, which is headquartered in The Netherlands, Europe.
Eelco has over 30 years of background in industrial controls. He started in 1986 in the marketing of real-time control systems.
Before joining PLCopen in March 1995, he was active as a product manager for a line of high-end motion controllers. He was particularly focussed to the European market, especially towards the machine tool industry.
Eelco has a master in Science.