Meet NewBees NL!
We couldn’t do our job without all the employees who work “behind the scenes” at NewBees. The IT and communication colleagues, the board, the management, the researchers and business developers, our lawyer, those responsible for finance and administration.
We are happy to introduce the NewBees NL team!
Meet team NewBees NL
Dorien has extensive experience in the field of human rights and refugees. She believes that work enables people to feel like a valuable addition to society.
Founder & Director
Annemiek started NewBees because she believes that an inclusive society starts with working together. Social innovation and inclusion are the major drivers.
Valerie van Lanschot
Valerie is energetic, positive and loves to connect people. She believes that a focus on talent can benefit both newcomers and Dutch society in general.
Rob is happy to be able to support and contribute NewBees through finances. He helps us to understand how we operate by telling the stories behind the numbers. With a holistic approach, he is convinced that connections with people form the basis of success.
Linda likes to think in terms of opportunities. Connecting people to the right place can make a big difference. It is a win-win for the newcomer and Dutch society.
Sales & acquisitie
Sacha is enthusiastic and eager to learn. She likes to focus on future possibilities for a person, to help them reach their full potential.
Marketing & Communicatie
Nadia is a marketing communication specialist with experience in the international business world. She is happy to use her acquired skills and expertise to do work that matters and contribute to an inclusive society.
Mariëlle Truijen Operational Assistent
Mariëlle sees working at NewBees as a wonderful opportunity to help create an inclusive society. Understanding each other and being open to learn from each other is very important to Mariëlle.
Abdu has 27 years of work experience as a journalist, researcher, writer and in television. He believes that a film is the best way to get the message across. His dream is to make the voice of the voiceless heard.
Essam is an experienced IT professional. He is happy to be able to use his talent so that more newcomers have the opportunity to find their way in this country.
Adil is a junior web developer. As a newcomer in the Netherlands, he hopes to be able to help other newcomers with his experiences.
Mohammad al Najar
Web development is for Mohammad not just writing code. It is communicating and working well in a team, being curious and open to criticism, solving problems, and never stop learning.
Innovation and product design are what describe Andrew in a nutshell. He is all about gathering information about how to do things better. Andrew has been with NewBees since the very start.
Mireille has joined NewBees on the supervisory board because she believes that anyone can transcend themselves when they use their talents.
Hanna is an impact investor and has joined NewBees because she believes inclusivity is fundamental to a balanced economy.
Winnie works for a union and has a warm heart for NewBees. She therefore likes that she can help the organization from her field.