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Work experience

2011-Present, Haarlem/Amsterdam
Role: Freelance designer/illustrator
Clients/companies: IJsfontein, Matte, Heldergroen

2015-2016, Haarlem
Role: In-house designer
Company: Teva Pharmachemie
Task: Graphic design, illustration, photography, DTP
Medium: Brochures, manuals, flyers, posters, banners, websites, newsletters

2004-2011, London
Role: Freelance senior designer/illustrator
Scope: Creating and editing visuals (mostly digital) for advertising as well as for small design agencies. Working with style guides.
Medium: Flash animations/banners, websites, infographics and more
Recruitment agencies: Aquent, Ecom, Digital Gurus
Companies worked at: BBC, SKY, JWT, Leo Burnett, AKQA, Wunderman, Ogilvy, Dare, Poke, Isobar, Havas and more. 
Clients worked for: Vodafone, Shell, Ford, Mazda, Nissan, Audi, TFL, Sony, Nokia, Nike, L’Oréal, HSBC, Barclays and more.

1998-2004, Amsterdam
Role: Web designer
Activities: HTML/CSS, Flash design, websites, microsites
Companies: Chellomedia, AT5, Info.nl

Autodidact web & graphic design
Various courses (webdesign, illustrator, creative writing)
1995-1996: Rietveld Academy Amsterdam
1990-1993: Physics, TU Eindhoven
1990: VWO diploma, Maerlant Lyceum The Hague

Adobe CC Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Flash/Animate (very good)
HTML/CSS & WordPress (good)
JS, AS, PHP (working knowledge)

Dutch, English (fluent)


Drawing, writing, photography

Films, books, music, science

Analytical, empathetic, collaborator

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