logo Evert van der Veen, trailblazer

Who is Evert profile

Professional experience

Broad background in the field of health research and policy. Topics: addiction, palliative care, bereavement, volunteering, immigrants, sexuality and sexually transmitted diseases. I was president of a cultural festival and an international sports tournament. I chair an advisory committee of the Utrecht Mayor and Aldermen.

Work style

I work fast. I'm looking for individual qualities in people and ensure involvement. I switch easily between different levels in an organization.

Learning Style

Preferably 'on the job'. For some skills I have taken practical courses such as programme and project management, presentations, writing, teaching and management of knowledge-intensive organizations.