EuroDev’s staff is experienced in a wide variety of fields, well-educated and multilingual. Most individuals have worked and/or studied abroad, and all bring unwavering commitment to client satisfaction with everything they do.
Owner and CEO Mark de Vries has more than 20 years experience in international trade, including stints in the U.S. and Eastern Europe. To learn more about Mark, see his LinkedIn page.
Owner/partner Edward Nijland holds a mechanical engineering degree and has successfully brought over 20 companies to the European market. Currently, he oversees the organic business development activities of EuroDev. To learn more about Edward, see his LinkedIn page.
Alieke van Zuthem is the unit manager of EuroDev Business Services. Alieke earned her MBA from Dutch institution NCOI, and has held a wide variety of positions in sales, marketing and business services. For more, see Alieke’s LinkedIn page.
Chris Land heads up EuroDev’s healthcare division. With a dual-major B.Sc. in chemistry and business, Chris is eminently well-suited to helping clients navigate the heavily regulated healthcare and life sciences markets in Europe. For more about Chris, see his LinkedIn page.
Dirk-Jan Vorgers is the Managing Partner of EuroDev M&A. He holds a M.Sc. in industrial engineering & management from the Dutch University of Twente and earned a CM&AA Certificate from Loyola University of Chicago. To learn more about Dirk-Jan, see Dirk Jan’s LinkedIn page.
Anne Heyraud has earned her points in retail. She has been the unit manager for our retail division for five years, working out of our French office close to Nice. Her wide-ranging experience spans shop-fitting to market channel management. For more information, see her LinkedIn page.
Mark Wigger is EuroDev’s VP, Industrial. He holds a master’s degree in strategic management and a bachelor’s in business administration. Mark has multiple years’ experience in B2B marketing, sales and business development. For more, see his LinkedIn page.
EuroDev is privileged to have access to the wisdom and experience of several notable independent executives and thought-leaders:
Prof. dr. Aard Groen, professor of innovative entrepreneurship at University of Twente and scientific director at University of Twente/NIKOS and VentureLab Twente, an institute for business development for technology-based start-ups and a business growth accelerator for well-established companies.
Gerrit van Munster LLM, managing partner of Dutch executive search firm VMCI Group and a highly experienced global human resources executive. Gerrit brings expertise building global HR organizations in high-growth and/or large global companies (staff of 30,000+), and in creating and managing HR organizations with virtual regional and functional teams (with a staff of 300 or more).
Rob Loves, LLM, member of the Board of Directors at Baker Tilly Berk, one of the world’s leading networks of independently owned and managed accountancy and business advisory firms. Rob is a seasoned international tax attorney with over 30 years of experience, of which the last 20 years at Baker Tilly Berk.
Since its inception in 1996, EuroDev has developed constructive relationships with a wide variety of vendors, affiliates and colleagues. We’re grateful for the mutual respect and knowledge-sharing that this global network of contacts affords.
EuroDev ambassadors are people who have helped make EuroDev the success it is today. We’re humbled by their faith and friendship, and consider them honorary members of the EuroDev team.