Born in Rotterdam on the coldest day of 1976, rumour has it in ski gear, and moved to Curaçao as fast as I could to warm up. Travelled the entire world by bus and finally settled on a houseboat on a very Dutch stretch of water.
Over the last 20 years I published human interest and travel features among others in National Geographic Traveler, Lonely Planet magazine, Columbus Travel, Marie Claire, Seasons, Elle, oneWorld and de Volkskrant. My work is represented by ANP/ Hollandse Hoogte.
In addition, I am a maverick, energetic and experienced human rights and communication professional specialized in the development of global multimedia campaigns, documentaries and journalistic items with the objective of positioning the organization as a trustworthy partner of choice to governments, donors and beneficiaries.
Awards and honors: Mother Teresa Memorial Award for Social Justice (Mumbai), Golden Lion (Cannes), Black Pencil (New York) and ADCN Grand Prix (Amsterdam).
So yes, I am for hire. If you have any questions, please drop me a line using the form below.