Sake van den Berg has degrees in Engineering and Business Administration. He started his career in construction project management, where he specialised in the financial aspects of real estate. After managing a brokerage firm as a self-employed entrepreneur for several years, he developed himself specifically as a consultant and valuer focusing on special valuations and land positions. In addition to his job as a valuer and a consultant, he is also a member of the Valuation Committee of the RICS and chairman of the Expert Committee of Commercial Property of the NRVT (Register of Real Estate Appraisers in the Netherlands). Sake is listed as a registered valuer with the chambers of Housing, Commercial Real Estate with the certificate ’special valuations’ and WOZ (Valuation of Immovable Property Act) with the NRTV, and he is a RICS Registered Valuer and RICS member.