Board & Team

Composition Board & Team

The Netherlands Business Council France was founded on the 1st of January 2021 by a team of 6 Dutch professionals based in France. Each founding board member has the experience and knowledge in their field of expertise (Finance, Law, Recruitment, IT and Management), contributing to developing a wide and diversified network and also effective support on the activities of the Council.

Day-to-day activities are led by the team in Paris. 


NLBC Paris

Anouk Zoet Business Director
Expertise: Public Affairs, Business Development, Networking
Lise Lotte Pel Business Developer
Expertise: Projects, Communication, Events
Ghalia Zebiri Project & Services Associate

Executive Board

Maarten de Bruijn Corporate accounts, Business Strategy
Karel-Oscar van Hengel HR & Talent Acquisition, Networking & Business Development
Rick Floore Treasurer, trilingual, Finance Professional, Change Agent
Willem-Hein Couwenberg Tech, Innovation & IT

Board of Administration

Laura Carbone Communications Director at Action
Claire Morenvillez External Affairs Director at Shell France
Frédéric Guetin President at AkzoNobel France
Alexis Darmois Public Affairs Director France, Spain, Portugal at