- BrigGen Schonewille is Director of Support within the Army Command.
- He is responsible for the Army related Material (this contains logistical chain as well as the life cycle management for the military platforms), CIS/C4I, Processes, Facility management and Infrastructure (included basing).
- He has built up a broad experience in the logistical domain as:
- Commander of the Material Logistic Command;
Program manager ERP Material Logistics;
Various functions within the Defence Material Organisation.