Supervisory Board Member CBRE Dutch Retail Fund

With around €1.5 billion assets under management, CBRE Dutch Retail Fund is the leading investor in inner city shopping centers, including Beurstraverse in Rotterdam, Heuvelgalerie in Eindhoven en Amsterdamse Poort in Amsterdam. Until August 2019

Supervisory Board Member Q-Park

Q-Park is one of Europe’s leading parking providers. The company owns and manages more than 835,000 parking spaces in 6,100 facilities in The Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Great Britain, France, Ireland, Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Finland. Total revenues 768 mln euros (2014), 2.200 employees. Until 2017

Non executive director Hans Anders

Hans Anders is a market leading, value-for-money optical retailer in the Benelux, Sweden and France owned by 3i. Until August 2019


Industry expert and advisor to Venture capital and private equity funds.

Advisory roles at a number of high growth internet companies, including (design furniture), (musical instruments), Brandfield (fashion accessories) and (online wealth management, recently sold to Binck Bank).

Professional Speaker

Experienced and highly rated speaker for both small and large audiences. Delivered many (key note) speeches at conferences or in-company events (including WebWinkelVakdagen, Emerce, GfK, FrieslandCampina, MarketingLive! and Digitaal willen we allemaal). Topics include business strategy, marketing, retail, e-commerce, big data and innovation.

Chief Marketing Officer (2001 - 2015)

Having been part of the executive team from 2001-2015, I led the company to aggressive growth and profitability, and developed to one of the most respected brands in The Netherlands and Belgium in my role as Chief Marketing Officer. My responsibilities included Marketing, User Experience development, Marketplace development & commercial operations, Analytics, Business development, Customer service (2001-2011) and Category management (2001-2012).