Penrhyn International

Consultants

Dani Bicker Caarten

DaniBickerCaarten

  • Office: Maes & Lunau executive search
  • Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
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  • Fields: Associations, Government & Public sector, Logistics & Supply Chain, Non Profit, Technology, Telecommunication & Media

ABOUT

Dani is principal consultant for the nonprofit sector and logistics & transport. 

Dani graduated in Dutch corporate law. After her studies she held various management positions at Nedlloyd, Endemol, Municipality of Haarlem, Ministry of Home Affairs and Net4kids Aid Foundation and African Parks Foundation. 

In 2013 she moved to Maes & Lunau. Because of her diverse background in both the nonprofit sector and the corporate sector she has a large network. She therefore focuses on various sectors. Thanks to her professional knowledge and her managerial experience at various levels she has an eye for finding the right person in the right position.

Irene Wolfs

IreneWolfs

  • Office: Maes & Lunau executive search
  • Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
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  • Fields: Agriculture, Consumer Goods

ABOUT

Irene Wolfs works as a consultant for Maes & Lunau. Her main objective is to find candidates for executive, supervisory and management positions in the Agricultural & Food branche within the sector Consumers Goods & Retail.

Irene Wolfs graduated in Dutch law from the University of Amsterdam. She first worked as a legal expert for Grontmij and then as a consultant in change processes for various government departments. She subsequently worked in an international capacity as the director of marketing & communications for the largest thoroughbred horse studbook in the world, KWPN. Her achievements there include a successful positioning in emerging markets by introducing a sector-based market approach throughout the chain. She also helped to further commercialise the organisation.

Given her experience in a variety of organisations and roles, Irene has access to a wide and international network. The combination of management experience and legal and consultancy expertise, makes Irene a sound consultant with a broad approach to issues and the ability to understand them quickly. Irene is a pleasant and creative sparring partner with a level-headed approach and a very good eye for the right person for the right position.

Mattijs Kropholler

MattijsKropholler

  • Office: Maes & Lunau executive search
  • Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
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  • Fields: Industrial & Automotive, Technology, Telecommunication & Media

ABOUT

  • Mattijs Kropholler has extensive experience in executive search at the most senior levels in the Netherlands and more widely in Europe. He became a Principal in Penrhyn International in 2005 on joining Maes & Lunau in Amsterdam. His special fields of expertise and experience are information technology and telecommunications, and he combines experience as a senior manager in those industries with an outstanding record of success as a provider of executive search consultancy in large and in smaller entrepeneurial organisations. 

    Mattijs is a graduate of the University of Leiden. In addition to Dutch he speaks English, German and French. 

    Mattijs has been Head of Personnel and Organisation for the Philips/AT&T joint venture, has been General Manager of a software subsidiary of AT&T, and has held the top Human Resources roles at two leading IT services businesses, Atos Origin and Getronics. 

    Representative assignments:
  • CEO, Global supplier & manufacturer of window coverings 
  • CFO, Global Automotive supplier tier 1 
  • Chief HR, Global Engineering firm in environmental services 
  • Chief Digital & Innovation officer, Global wholesale organization 
  • Board member / Division Head, Global Automotive tier 1  
  • Global Marketing Director, Dot.com company

Michiel van Donselaar

MichielvanDonselaar

  • Office: Maes & Lunau
  • Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
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Michiel’s no-nonsense approach and very clear way of working make him someone who truly knows how to bring people together. His knowledge of the market and genuine interest in organizations and their people enable him to find the right solution, which in turn helps him facilitate growth, professionalization, new developments and transition.

Before he joined Maes & Lunau, Michiel built up extensive commercial and leadership experience in the Professional & Financial Services sector. His 20-year career includes roles for the banking and insurance company Fortis, insurer a.s.r. verzekeringen and international law firm NautaDutilh. In his most recent role, he was responsible for business development, marketing and communication.

Rob van Dijk

RobvanDijk

  • Office: Maes & Lunau - Amsterdam
  • Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
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Rob van Dijk is Senior Consultant at Maes & Lunau. 

Previously Rob had several international Human Resources positions in Pink Roccade, Philip Morris, Crucell and Maersk. 

Themes as Talent Management, Leadership Development and Organizational Development always played an important and prominent role in his career. 

With his broad business knowledge, combined with his international HR background, Rob is a valuable sparrring partner for his clients and he has a clear added value.

 

Teunis de Haas

TeunisdeHaas

  • Office: Maes & Lunau executive search
  • Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
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  • Fields: Education, Government & Public sector, Healthcare , Non Profit

ABOUT

Teunis de Haas is a partner at Maes & Lunau Executive Search. He is responsible for the searches for executive, non-executive boardmembers and directors for the central and local government, healthcare and educational institutions, housing corporations and public transport companies. 

Teunis studied Labour and Organisational Sociology after completing Hotel Management School. He held a variety of management positions at Brunel, the people resourcing organisation listed on the Dutch stock exchange. He subsequently worked as a managing consultant at Interlace Executive Search and Hudson. He established a successful government sector practice at each of these companies. Teunis joined Maes & Lunau in 2007 and was named partner in 2012. He has a wealth of experience in finding managers for government agencies, NGOs and consultancy firms. 

Representative assignments:
Director-general Ministry of the Interior and Kingdom Relations Director-general of Statistics Netherlands Chairman and Member of the Board UWV (Social Security Agency for Employee Insurance) Chairman and Member of the Board SVB (Social Security Bank) Chairman of the Board and Chairman of the Non-executive Board Ymere (Housing Cooperative) Chairman and Member of the Board The Hague University of Applied SciencesChairman of the Board Hotelschool The Hague

Yvonne Jung-Phielix

YvonneJung

  • Office: Maes & Lunau executive search
  • Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
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  • Fields: Agriculture, Consumer Goods, Healthcare , Life Sciences & Pharmaceuticals, Retail / Wholesale

ABOUT

Yvonne Jung-Phielix is Managing Partner of Maes & Lunau Executive Search and a Principal in Penrhyn International. She focuses on Consumer Products & Services Sector, the Retail/Fashion Practice, the Healthcare Sector, the Life Science Practice and the Human Resources Practice.

After several years in healthcare and advertising, she began her business career in 1986 with AT&T as Personnel Manager. From 1987, she was a Consultant with Staffpool International, and in 1990 she was appointed Senior Consultant with A.T. Kearney where she conducted major international recruitment and executive search projects.

In 1993 Yvonne joined Ward Howell/Maes & Lunau as Senior Consultant and she became a Partner in 1996.
In addition to Dutch (mother tongue) Yvonne is fluent in English, German and French. She is a graduate in Social Sciences of the University of Amsterdam.

Yvonne’s specific experience includes senior management and board level assignments in many industry sectors, including Fast Moving Consumer Goods, Pharmaceuticals, Retail, Trade, Automation, Banking and Insurance, and Financial and Business services.

Representative assignments:
Divisional Senior Vice President, 
CSM NV Director Corporate Public Relations, 
DSM NV Chief Executive Officer, 
Agri Retail General Manager Europe, 
Leerdammer Company BV Regional Manufacturing Director Europe, 
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