• Cambridge University (Jesus College), MA (Cantab) Modern and Medieval Languages (graduated 2002)
  • Leiden University, 2008, Tax Law, LLM (cum laude)
  • Research in the field of fiscal State aid and international (tax) law


  • PwC (Netherlands) corporate taxation and wage taxation, EU and international law and secretary of the State Aid Working Group (2007 – 2015)
  • Lecturer at the Erasmus University Rotterdam, Leiden University, the International Tax Center Leiden and the University of CuraƧao
  • Editor in Chief of (critical tax blog) and contributor to various academic journals
  • Instructor, The Capabuild Foundation
  • Member Dutch Independent Committee for the Reparation of Childcare Allowances (Commissie van wijzen, hersteloperatie toeslagen)

Areas of interest and expertise

  • Ethics, CSR and stakeholder management.
  • Education, training and tax technical meetings
  • Fiscal State aid and EU tax law