As a seasoned International Creative Business Partner, with strong strategic skills that crossover from the left to the right brain - transformation is the name of the game. There has not been a better time to be a seasoned creative than now.
Global citizen, worked and lived in Australia, Europe, Asia, America and the Middle East.
Australia: As a freelance art director I worked with Vogue, Penthouse, the Australian Consolidated Press and a variety of ad agencies in Sydney.
Europe: Worked at Ogilvy & Mather Amsterdam and Bozell True North. At Bozell, together with creative team mate Jacques Vereecken, I started the Jonge Honden “Young Creatives” making it possible for young creatives to attend the Cannes Lions Festival.
Australia: Became a Creative Partner in a Sydney based local agency; Atkins&Atkins creating campaigns for Federal Express, Bose Sound Systems, Konica, Suzuki and Vodafone.
Asia: Freelanced for a number of agencies in Singapore, Jakarta and Hong Kong.
Europe: Creative Business Partner at Foote Cone & Belding Amsterdam. Created successful through-the-line campaigns for Compaq, Chrysler, Samsung, IBM, SC Johnson, Tropicana, and Beiersdorf.
Australia: Unmissable opportunity to be part of an internet startup MyPhotoFun.com.
America: Rebranding paint brand GLIDDEN cross the board for AkzoNobel. Picking up a golden EFFIE award in the process.
Middle East: Positioning and creating content for mega projects like NEOM, Saudi Tourist Board and Central Riyadh district.
Europe: Global Creative Director at DDB Unlimited Amsterdam. Creating transformational work for CarNext.com, MG motors, AkzoNobel, FedEx, TNT, LeasePlan, to name just a few.
Personal interest: Riding motorcycle on the10 most famous roads around the world while listening to Jazz mixed with some Deep House beats only stopping to take wicked pictures or shoot for my documentaries.