Holger De Groot
Holger is the CEO and Founder of Modmation, offering independent BIM and Digital Engineering consultancy services to the AECO industry. Modmation is specialised in providing solutions for companies to reduce risks and errors while increasing efficiency and productivity.
Holger has previously led the BIM implementation while employed at HDR as their National Director of BIM for the Australian region, and at Grimshaw Architects as their Office BIM Manager for the Sydney studio. At both, he was responsible for interacting with various disciplines and advising on BIM matters at all levels.
Holger is not only passionate about the implementation of BIM in the design and documentation phase, but he also has a strong link to the Digital Engineering side of projects, having participated in and managed projects in a variety of roles in Australasia and Europe.
Holger is also a Sessional Lecturer at the University of NSW, Vice Chairperson at buildingSMART Australasia, registered with the Chamber of Architects of Lower Saxony (#020262) in Germany, certified BIM Manager with BIMcreds, and a sought-after author and speaker.