Robert Philippo is founder of PhilGene Pays-Bas, as a genealogist, geneticist and historian he is managing this professional office for familieresearch with the focus on the former 17 Provinces of the Netherlands, the actual Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg and Northern-France.
He is former president of the Dutch Genealogical Society (NGV), member of Familiekunde Vlaanderen (FV), member of the Forum of Weppes en Flandre, member of the International Society of Genetic Genealogy (ISOGG) and Family Tree DNA (FTDNA) project administrator.
He visits and participates international genealogical and historical exhibitions and gives a course of lectures about migrations between 1500-1700, DNA possibilities in genealogy (non scientific), the Great War and tailor-made lectures. He also writes about different subjects in several languages. He take spart in different DNA projects and manages a DNA project for his customers.