, founder/owner of
the BESIES. Born in Holland but has lived in England
since 1979. Henk has bred horses for the Renkum Stud
for the last 35 years and was the founder of AES.
Henk won the 2010 British Breeders Meritoire award
for his contribution to British Breeding, he brings
20 years experience of operating a studbook and a
great wealth of knowledge of continental breeding
and on hand experience.
, wife of Henk. 20
years experience in office management. Trained accountant
and ambitious show jumper, Ridden up to 2* International
level and also involved with the running of Renkum
Stud. Louise has a good knowledge of breeding / bloodlines
and this compliments her financial and office experience.
, previously worked
for AES as Office manager. She brings a wealth of
knowledge not only in office skills but in how a studbook
works and should operate. Her responsibilities include
the smooth running of the office and making sure that
the studbook runs in accordance with EU legislation.
Henk Jan Wichers
is from Holland, now based in the UK
working for both BESIES and Renkum Stud. Henk Jan has
a wide knowledge of continental breeding and grading
systems all over Europe. His interest & enthusiasm
in breeding is an asset to SIES. Henk Jan will be assisting
with stallion grading and dealing with Dutch,Belgian
and German overseas customers.