We are a powerful mix of creative minds and sharp thinkers. Brought together by our passion to make awesome digital experiences that put a smile on people’s faces.

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Anne van der Veen

Design Reseacher

Anne van der Veen

Anne has two fascinations: people and numbers. She decided to make a career out of the first one, where she could combine her creativity and interest in technology. Yes she’s a real go-getter: starting her own little company in University, traveling the world and living in Sydney. She made it all happen!

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Bibi van Schouwenburg

HR & Recruitment

Bibi van Schouwenburg

When you look up the definition of ‘organized chaos’ in the dictionary it’s likely you find Bibi’s name there. But despite juggling a million things at once, she knows when something is up and always takes the time to listen. Because when you care as much as Bibi, that’s what you do.

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Bjorn Post

Design Consultant

Bjorn Post

The Bjorn Supremacy never gets stressed. He knows exactly what he’s aiming for and how to get there. His calm and solution based focus helps us to the finish line of every project. Along with his witty jokes, programming skills he is essential to our success.

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Bram Schweckhorst

Account Lead

Bram Schweckhorst

Bram is a world traveller who never lets an opportunity slide. His enthusiasm and empathy help him understand specific customer needs. Connecting these always unique needs with Valsplat’s purpose are his true passion.

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Bryan Mahabir

Experience Designer (Trainee)

Bryan Mahabir

With freelancing, traveling, MMA and studying in between activities, Bryan is the kind of guy that never sits still. He’s an entrepreneur at heart, dedicated to his design work and combines his commercial mind with creativity. Winning!

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Caressa Fooij

Service Designer

Caressa Fooij

With her tact and outspoken sincerity Caressa knows how to ask the hard questions without the bittersweet aftertaste. This makes her a proactive and diligent UX-specialist. And on top of that she has the kind of energy that makes the workplace light up.

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Chris Scholten

Experience Designer

Chris Scholten

Every element in Chris’ designs is there for a reason. You can’t just put a picture somewhere simply because it looks good. Finding the perfect balance between aesthetics and function is what he does best. Combined with his vast experience and wild imagination, Chris is the perfect guy for the job!

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Evert van Duijn

Experience Designer

Evert van Duijn

Evert is a charming guy, which means he can get away with bold statements. His audacity makes him a very pleasant brainstorm companion. He fearlessly asks all the right questions and knows how to contribute to possible solutions based on his knowledge and experience.

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Fabian van Noort

Design Researcher

Fabian van Noort

Fabian’s sharp mind and focussed curiosity are the ultimate weapon. He is always ready to go and leaves no stone unturned. To make sure we reach the right solution Fabian is always there to ask the “why” and the “why not”. Because why go for average, when awesome is within reach?

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Ilja Groenewegen

Account Lead

Ilja Groenewegen

Creating value with a healthy dose of energy: that’s Ilja. Equipped with a background in several innovative digital startups, Ilja combines both his entrepreneurial state of mind with an ever enthusing creativity to get the job done.

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Iris Nagtegaal

Panel & Tribe

Iris Nagtegaal

If you need something done, Iris is the woman who can make it happen. Her contagious enthusiasm and interest in others make her a true people person. An essential traits since she’s daily liaising between members of our panel, external sources, user research experts and clients.

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Jeffrey Lauwers

Experience Designer

Jeffrey Lauwers

Jeffrey is more than just a great designer. He takes ‘consistency is key’, very seriously and always wants to back up his design by knowledge. Always keeping up with the latest developments. Combine this with his positive attitude and you understand why he is a valuable part of our team.

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Job Jansweijer

Design Researcher

Job Jansweijer

Job is always motivated to truly understand people’s needs, desires and deeper motivations. With his wide range of skills, this guy is perfect for any type of project. Customer journeys, creative sessions and interviewing customers have no secrets for him. And his photography skills always come in handy as well.

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Joris Leker

Founder

Joris Leker

One of Valsplat’s founding fathers. Which ultimately means he has three children: Tijn, Nouk and Valsplat. Joris is a leader in the true sense of the word: instead of bossing people around he leads by ultimate example. Challenging, curious, opinionated and a great eye for detail.

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Joyce Leussink

Design Researcher

Joyce Leussink

Joyce is an out-of-the-box thinker who seamlessly turns user insights into awesome experiences. With her nerdiness she bridges the gap between design and development. Understanding and empathic are her second names.

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Karin Prins

Tribe & Office

Karin Prins

If it wasn’t for Karin, we would never get anything done. She is our planning queen and for that daily performs a very tricky balancing act. Helping us with the overview of every project and not afraid to slap us on the wrist when we are about to overlook things.

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Kimberly Duyvesteijn

Design Researcher

Kimberly Duyvesteijn

Kimberly is someone with a mind so open you could fit the universe in it. She is an amazing listener which she combines with forming an opinion. This allows her to form well-founded recommendations. And when she’s not creating a masterpiece at work, she’s painting one at home.

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Lars van der Meulen

Finance & IT

Lars van der Meulen

Lars makes sure our hardware and software is always up to date. And when computers start smoking, minutes before an interview, Lars remains calm and fixes it. He even cracks a few jokes to ease down our hysteria. Our hero, with a motorcycle as his mighty steed.

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Leona van der Linden

Experience Designer (trainee)

Leona van der Linden

Leona never lets a smile leave our face. She is energetic and connects the dots instantly. Always helpful and passionate about almost everything, and that’s exactly where her Todoist addiction began.

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Lisa van Mastbergen

Service Designer

Lisa van Mastbergen

A go-getter with a winning smile, Lisa really shines when opinions and ideas interfuse and become solutions and recommendations to our clients. She combines a fireball attitude with an exquisite sense of humor. Work hard, play harder has never been more relevant.

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Lotte Horn

Design Consultant

Lotte Horn

With her large perspective and pragmatic approach Lotte gets the job done. She wields her unique, fiery style and empathic approach as she pushes herself and others to reach further. Everything motivated by her desire to truly put the user center stage.

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Marijke Dekker

Experience Designer

Marijke Dekker

For Marijke it has always been about the user. Exactly the reason why she came straight to Valsplat after she graduated college. But graduating didn’t dull her hunger to learn. Marijke has an open attitude, is always asking questions and definitely is not afraid to make a statement.

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Matthijs van Drunen

Experience Designer

Matthijs van Drunen

Honest, blunt, empathic and ambitious, Matthijs is not one to beat about the bush. He will remain calm in any given situation, listens well and keeps up with the latest developments in tech and software. Because bringing order to chaos is where he thrives.

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Mees Daalder

Experience Designer (Trainee)

Mees Daalder

Always curious, always learning. That’s Mees. He’s a good listener and always knows what to ask. When he’s not at the office he’s busy stirring pots and pans in the kitchen, where he basically uses the same assets: methodological thinking, creativity and always keeping an overview.

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Miel de Zwart

Design Consultant

Miel de Zwart

Miel has a talent to get under customers’ skins without ever rubbing them the wrong way. He does that with us, too, when he quickly gets to the point and hits the nail on the head — charmingly smiling all the way through.

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Niel van Middelkoop

Design Reseacher

Niel van Middelkoop

Niel’s motto is the user above anything. He wants to test every assumption. Neat, calm, and always friendly. He is a ‘research inspirer’ and sees the best solution from miles away.

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Nils van den Broek

Founder

Nils van den Broek

The other half of our founding father duo. Nils is best described as endlessly energetic, impressively open-minded, outrageously adventurous, infinite source of great ideas and always up for it. Always! He leads by example, energizes those around him and can spot conceptual flaws from miles away.

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Pauline Wout

Service Designer

Pauline Wout

Pauline is an empathic, open personality that is intrigued by people and their behavior. The more complex the problem, the more enthusiastic she gets. Open to everything new and innovative; design thinking is in her blood. She’s a true perfectionist who never loses sight of the bigger picture.

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Pauline Quax

Office

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Remy de Ruiter

Developer (trainee)

Remy de Ruiter

If you see someone staring mesmerized at his pc screen, it’s probably Remy working on the next code development. Calm, neatly organized, and always ready to help coworkers with IT related questions.

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Saskia Klok

Service Designer

Saskia Klok

Saskia is the embodiment of a typical down-to-earth Dutchie: rational, logical, analytical and will explain her findings almost scientifically. A real a go-getter, with a tremendous sense of responsibility. She gets the job done. And more, while always aiming for the best.

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Steffie van den Dries

HR & Recruitment

Steffie van den Dries

When Steffie is at the office you will know. Always active, laughing and up for something fun. A organization sciences student who knows how to handle things. Together with Bibi she takes care of our HR department and makes sure everyone is happy. Valsplat wouldn’t be the same without Steffie.

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Stijn Nieuwendijk

Design Consultant

Stijn Nieuwendijk

Whether it’s user insights or a new post on his foodblog, Stijn is a true storyteller. With his words he takes you on a journey and makes insights comprehensible. But Stijn is not only talk, he is also a very attentive listener. An enthusiastic, involved sounding board who manages to trigger the right responses.

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Tijn van Vliet

Designer Researcher (trainee)

Tijn van Vliet

Underneath his friendly and modest appearance lies the heart of an interview warrior. Tijn remains very relaxed while digging for answers and getting to the core of the problem. And, with his height he has the perfect view for great observations.

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Vincent van Elsas

Labs & Panel

Vincent van Elsas

Always in a good mood. Always up for something new. Vincent loves new challenges and knows how to make them a success. A true self starter with endless enthusiasm and motivation, Vincent is ready for whatever comes his way!

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Xavier Bloemen

Lead Developer

Xavier Bloemen

When something needs to be build, Xavier is there to do the job. Armed with his extra big screen he just cannot work without, there is nothing he can’t do. And if he does stumble upon something he’s never done before, he just teaches himself what is needed.

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