Hans Boon studied at the Maritime Academy in Den Helder, the Netherlands, after which he sailed as a first mate for 7 years. He then was a manager of the national express package service of Van Gend & Loos in Utrecht for 6 years. After this, Hans worked in Paramaribo, Suriname, as a cargo supervisor for ALCOA Steamship Company Inc.
Upon his return to the Netherlands, Hans was employed with Peterson Offshore Group as a supervisor at the offshore base in Velsen, and later became a bulk cargo surveyor with Peterson Agribulk & Logistics in Amsterdam.
Hans has worked as a shipment and tank inspection surveyor for BMT since 2013.
Shipment and tank inspection