After finishing professional training as a sound recording specialist in London he worked in the English film and television industry for quite a while, but in the end Wim decided to return to the Netherlands. As a freelance sound engineer he worked on several major television productions, both on location and in the studio.
He also worked as film mixer for the NLF in Loenen and four years for Q Point in Utrecht. He joined Meta Sound in 1995 and worked on hundreds of productions and films. The last couple of years he is also active as foley artist.