Ruben achieved his Architecture Degree at Delft University of Technology with his thesis called “Verkade Study Factory” in industrial heritage of Verkade in Zaandam. Ruben has gained professional experience as intern at AAArchitecten and as freelance architect. Besides his study he developed different skills as student assistant of the High Rise Workshop and as organiser of INDESEM/11. At Team V Ruben contributed to the New University Building and Congreshotel Overhoeks. Currently he is working as project architect on Op Dreef Student Housing, the renewal of train station Zwolle and the renovation of Gemini.