Maurits van de Velde

Technical lead – Lightweight pumps

Maurits van de Velde is the technical lead for the lightweight pumps development workstream. Maurits has recently joined GKN as a project engineer in our powder metallurgy division.

During his mechatronics studies he developed an innovative, integrated pump based on GKN’s electric motor and pump know how using soft magnetic composites. He has previously been heavily involved in Formula Student with the Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences to develop, manufacture, and race electric formula cars against teams from around the world.