Dutch Ambassador to Korea – Embassy of the Netherlands, Seoul
2015 : Ambassador Kingdom of the Netherlands to Korea.
2009–2014: Director Business Operations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, The Netherlands
2005-2009 : Ambassador Kingdom of the Netherlands to Malaysia
2004-2005 : International Government Relations Advisor, Shell International, The Hague.
2003-2004 : Coalition Provisional Authority ,Bagdad, Iraq.
1999-2003 : Consul General Kingdom of the Netherlands in the Northern Emirates of the UAE
1997-1998 : Deputy Head of Mission. Netherlands Embassy in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
1993-1997: Head Economic Department, Netherlands Embassy Seoul, South Korea.
1990-1993 : Second Secretary, Netherlands Embassy Tehran, Iran.
1987-1990 : Personnel Department; trainee, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, The Netherlands
Corporate Law Leiden University. Specialized in bankruptcy law, international tax law and international business law.