From true Dutch origin, Wouter is an entrepreneurial professional with a successful track record in growing businesses across Europe. Throughout his career, Wouter built a solid experience in recruitment having hired international professionals in multiple industries. He strongly believes that in order for companies to succeed, they need to have a human capital backbone. Knowing that “People are the essence of success”, Wouter has successfully helped many companies securing the best talents. To get the right people, he draws upon his fifteen years of extensive experience in the areas of product management, people management, e-commerce, retail, sales, business intelligence and supply chain management. With exposure to different business models and cultures, Wouter understands the uniqueness or each company’s needs.
Wouter applies a strategic recruitment process in which he works closely with his clients to determine together the required people skills needed to meet their specific goals. This process usually involves a comprehensive discussion with hiring managers to understand the short and long term objectives as well as company culture. Wouter’s involvement extends beyond recruitment; he is committed to his clients and candidates.
SENIOR MANAGEMENT RECRUITMENT
End 2013 Wouter decided it was time for a change of scenery and joined Stéphanie who started her own company, SEMARE in 2011. An enthusiastic professional, Wouter focusses on providing high-quality experience for his clients and candidates.
Wouter lives and works with a simple philosophy of “Work. Play. Do Good.” This is embodied through a dedication to exceeding expectations, experiencing the world through the openness and eagerness of a child’s mind, and empowering others for the greater good of community. When he is not working, he loves to travel, play squash and spend time with his family.