There is room for discussion, freedom to have a different opinion. We are convinced that this provides a broader vision on our work and can  solve problems better.

You are cordially invited to join the discussion.
-Pereira

Tswi Rodrigues Pereira Tswi Rodrigues Pereira
Tswi Rodrigues Pereira

Tswi Rodrigues Pereira

Tswi Rodrigues Pereira was the company’s first partner. He specialises in tax planning for large organisations and quoted companies, mergers, buy-outs, acquisitions, due diligence and family businesses. Tswi mainly acts as a trusted advisor and a sounding board for clients and colleagues.

‘My work requires the ability to put things into perspective and strong analytical skills. You must be able to look at problems from a distance and from different angles. Having a sense of humour and the ability to make associations are essential. It’s the combination of these different elements that make my work so fascinating.’

Working for Pereira since: early 2002
Educational background: tax law, Leiden University
Previous functions: After his studies, Tswi spent two years working as an inspector for the Dutch tax authorities. In 1988 he started working for PricewaterhouseCoopers, where he became a partner in 1993.

E-mail: tswi.rodrigues.pereira@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Frans Stam Frans Stam
Frans Stam

Frans Stam

Frans Stam is a partner at Pereira. He is a tax expert who offers guidance and advice to medium-sized and large companies, and their shareholders. His clients include both national and international organisations. Frans is a managing partner and is also in charge of the day-to-day management of the office.

‘I don’t consider tax measures a goal in itself, but more as a means to achieve effective solutions for clients. I find the work extremely rewarding. At Pereira, we have a lot freedom to do things as we want. Everyone is given space to manoeuvre and the employees are very driven. The work atmosphere is best described as pleasant and inspiring.’

Working for Pereira since: early 2002
Educational background: fiscal economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam
Previous functions: After completing his studies, Frans worked as a tax consultant for PricewaterhouseCoopers in Rotterdam.

E-mail: frans.stam@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Robert Hoppenreijs Robert Hoppenreijs
Robert Hoppenreijs

Robert Hoppenreijs

Robert Hoppenreijs has been a partner at Pereira since its formation in 2002. He advises clients on the financial and tax structuring and restructuring of their investments and companies. His field of expertise also includes estate planning, national and international asset structuring (in particular in combination with the United States) and business succession.

‘I enjoy working with the team and the client to come up with innovative ideas and solutions. I like the challenge of working on complex tax matters. Clients generally don’t just seek tax, legal or financial advice. Emotions also play an important role. As an advisor, I focus on all the different aspects that are involved. I think it’s essential to keep asking questions. If I suspect that there’s more going on, I won’t hesitate to ask the client critical questions. To be an effective sparring partner, you also need to look at the big picture. We make sure that we provide the client with the best advice possible. I also value receiving feedback from our clients.’

Working for Pereira since: early 2002
Educational background: fiscal economics, Tilburg University
Previous functions: Between 1995 and 2001, Robert worked as a tax consultant for PricewaterhouseCoopers. He was also a member of the editorial staff of a leading Dutch tax magazine, Vakstudienieuws. He worked as a lecturer for Tilburg University. During that time, he specialised in business succession and estate planning, and in particular in international asset structures.

E-mail: robert.hoppenreijs@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Freek Noordman Freek Noordman
Freek Noordman

Freek Noordman

Freek Noordman (1983) is a partner at Pereira. He advises both businesses and private individuals in the area of national and international tax matters.

‘The lives of internationally operating families and businesses are full of financial and tax issues. With an approach based on perseverance, humour and creativity I provide tailored advice. My guiding principle is, “Don’t get stuck in complexity, offer concrete solutions instead.”  The other nice thing about working for Pereira is that not every aspect of the work is planned in advance. I have a lot of freedom to work independently.’

Working for Pereira since: November 2008
Educational background: tax law, University of Groningen.

E-mail: freek.noordman@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Foske Wessels Foske Wessels
Foske Wessels

Foske Wessels

Foske Wessels is a Director at Pereira. Her clients are large family businesses. She mainly advises on tax matters involving the director and principal shareholder, his family and the related business. Foske is also an expert in the field of ‘separated private assets’ like, for example, trusts.

‘I really enjoy the dynamics of the profession. Tax laws and regulations are constantly changing, but family relationships and the businesses themselves are also subject to constant change. At Pereira, we focus on long-term relationships with our clients. It’s very rewarding to make complex matters clear and find solutions that meet our clients’ needs.’

Working for Pereira since: March 2002
Educational background: tax law, University of Groningen; post-graduate course on International & EC tax law, International Tax Centre in Leiden
Previous functions: After her studies, Foske spent three-and-a-half years working for PricewaterhouseCoopers in The Hague.

E-mail: foske.wessels@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Maarten van Zanen Maarten van Zanen
Maarten van Zanen

Maarten van Zanen

Maarten van Zanen is Pereira’s Director. He helps to create a work environment where Pereira’s employees can excel at their work. Maarten also advises the firm’s partners on other important aspects of the organisation.

‘It’s wonderful to see that – under the right circumstances – employees are able to elevate themselves. As the firm’s branch manager, I strive to bring out the best in people. I help them to unleash or strengthen their competencies. This is done by encouraging creative solutions, and allowing employees to demonstrate their organisational and commercial skills. These efforts help make Pereira an ever better organisation.’

Working for Pereira since: December 2016
Educational background: natural sciences, University of Groningen/ University of Amsterdam
Previous functions: Maarten began his career at the Municipality of Amsterdam. He subsequently held various management positions at KPN Telecom, Wolters Kluwer, International School of Amsterdam, Kennedy Van der Laan and Hekkelman Advocaten & Notarissen. Since 2002, he has focused on managing organisations where knowledge professionals work.

E-mail: maarten.van.zanen@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Maria van Reigersberg Versluys Maria van Reigersberg Versluys
Maria van Reigersberg Versluys

Maria van Reigersberg Versluys

María van Reigersberg Versluys works as a civil-law notary for Pereira. She specialises in tax-driven (international) restructuring, mergers and divisions, and non-hostile takeovers.

‘Pereira’s clients are fascinating people. I really appreciate the fact that our firm strongly believes in personal contact. At Pereira, we never stop learning. No two deeds are ever the same, so you must always be on your toes. And you should never think: it’s just a routine effort. I also find the creative elements of our profession appealing. I am constantly working with our tax specialists to seek the best-possible solutions for our clients while adhering to the rules of law. Sometimes you put months of work into a structure and when the deed is finally signed, it’s suddenly a reality. It’s always a magical moment when the deed is executed.’

Working for Pereira since: August 2010
Educational background: Dutch law and notarial law studies, Leiden University
Previous functions: María worked as a personal injury lawyer for several years. In 2006, she switched jobs and started working in the notarial profession. She worked at Schaap & Partners in Rotterdam and advised medium-sized and large businesses in the Netherlands. From 2008, she worked for Eversheds Faasen and gained international experience with a focus on Spanish-speaking countries.

E-mail: maria.reigersberg@pereiraconsultants.com

Telefoon: +31 70 75 70 100

Fleur Wagemans Fleur Wagemans
Fleur Wagemans

Fleur Wagemans

Fleur Wagemans works as a senior advisor and estate planner at Pereira. Her main area of activity involves providing advice on financial matters to high-net-worth individuals on asset structuring; both in the Netherlands and abroad. She specialises in the following fields – (international) asset transfers to future generations, business succession and share transfers within the family, corporate governance, emigration and immigration, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, last wills and testaments and divorce, purchasing a (foreign) second home, and the combination of private and business assets.

‘I find the combination of advising clients on their private situation and structuring of their business assets very interesting: the (tax) structuring of assets is not dictated by tax laws but rather by personal wishes and circumstances. It’s my task to come up with fitting advice that is also favourable from a tax perspective. I am practical person and always focus on providing concrete solutions.’

Working for Pereira since: May 2005
Educational background: tax law, University of Groningen
Previous functions: For over four years, Fleur worked as a tax consultant for Ernst & Young’s general tax practice where she was part of the high-net-worth individuals advisory group.

E-mail: fleur.wagemans@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Ineke de Gier Ineke de Gier
Ineke de Gier

Ineke de Gier

Ineke de Gier works as a senior consultant for Pereira. She works in the family business practice and is an all-round professional.

‘Working at Pereira is different every day. Almost every assignment that I work on varies greatly from previous cases that I worked on. I consider it an interesting challenge to constantly seek solutions to different tax problems. The nice thing about Pereira is that you do the work together: it’s this team spirit that stimulates us to bring out the best in each other.’

Working for Pereira since: February 2005
Educational background: fiscal economics, Enschede University of Applied Sciences; tax law, Tilburg University (FIT); vocational education at the Dutch Association of Tax Advisors.
Previous functions: Between the year 2000 and 2004, Ineke worked for Loyens & Loeff where she mainly focused on advising family businesses.

E-mail: ineke.de.gier@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Sander Hekscher Sander Hekscher
Sander Hekscher

Sander Hekscher

Sander Hekscher works as a senior consultant for Pereira. He provides tax advice to (multinational) enterprises, investment and private equity funds and to high-net-worth individuals. He has in-depth expertise on Dutch corporation and dividend tax, among others, where this concerns mergers and takeovers, reorganisations, financing and IP structures, often in a cross-border context.

‘Part of my work involves analysing – often complex – tax matters. This enables the client to make sound commercial decisions from a tax point of view. Assisting my clients and offering true added value is what it’s all about for me. In addition to having the right professional skills, you must also have empathy, be results-oriented and take responsibility. It’s inspiring and challenging work.’

Working for Pereira since: April 2016
Educational background: tax law, University of Amsterdam; Australian Taxation program, University of New South Wales, Sydney
Previous functions: After his studies, from 2002 onwards, Sander worked in the general and international tax divisions of Loyens & Loeff, at its Amsterdam and London offices.

E-mail: sander.hekscher@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: + 31 (0)70 75 70 100

Roland de Vries Roland de Vries
Roland de Vries

Roland de Vries

Roland de Vries works as a senior consultant for Pereira. He is an all-rounder who specializes in (international) tax planning for both companies and private individuals. He mainly focuses on mergers and acquisitions, restructuring, business finance and property investments.

‘I really enjoy translating complex matters into a clear and simple advice for the client. Because the tax laws constantly change, there’s never a dull moment. At Pereira, we focus on establishing long-term relationships with our clients. This allows us to respond quickly to any challenges that arise.’

Working for Pereira since: September 2018
Educational background: tax law, Leiden University
Previous functions: during his studies Roland was a working student at PwC. He spent over three years working as a tax lawyer for Houthoff Buruma N.V. and then almost five years at Allen & Overy LLP. He spent the next six years working for Rabobank’s Structured Finance Team in Utrecht.

E-mail: roland.de.vries@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Solange de Jong Solange de Jong
Solange de Jong

Solange de Jong

Solange de Jong works as a client manager for Pereira. She manages the implementation of both domestic and international structures. Solange remains closely involved in all aspects of the work after the implementation phase; this involves the client, the structure and all related work. Solange also works as an advisor on trusts.

‘The close contact with clients, civil-law notaries and lawyers makes my work very interesting. I enjoy organising projects and successfully completing them in spite of the hurdles along the way.’

Working for Pereira since: February 2002
Educational background: tax law, Leiden University
Previous functions: Before working for Pereira, Solange was employed at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Rotterdam.

E-mail: solange.de.jong@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Anne-Marie van Beek Anne-Marie van Beek
Anne-Marie van Beek

Anne-Marie van Beek

Anne-Marie van Beek is an estate planner and notarial lawyer at Pereira. She advises clients, among others, on matters such as national and international inheritance law, community property law, gift and inheritance tax and other tax matters. Her field of activity also includes the settlement of estates and asset transfers.

‘As an estate planner, you are required to have in-depth knowledge of national and international civil and tax law. But being able to deal with other people’s emotions and showing empathy are also essential. It’s this combination that makes being an estate planner so enjoyable.’

Working for Pereira since: January 2010
Educational background: notarial law, Utrecht University
Previous functions: After obtaining her degree, Anne-Marie worked as an estate planner for Mazars’ Estate Planning department in Rotterdam. She also gained knowledge of family law practice while working as a junior civil-law notary. As of 2006, she worked as an estate planner and junior civil-law notary for civil-law notaries in Wassenaar and Leiden.

E-mail: anne-marie.van.beek@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Maurice Bakker Maurice Bakker
Maurice Bakker

Maurice Bakker

Maurice Bakker works as a experienced consultant for Pereira. He mainly provides advice on national tax matters, including VAT and wage tax.

‘The nice thing about working for Pereira is the direct and intensive contact with clients. I don’t just provide tax advice. I am also involved in the preliminary process leading up to the advice and its implementation. This requires building a relationship of trust with the client, and that demands more than just knowledge of tax matters. Putting all these different elements into practice gives me great satisfaction.‘

Working for Pereira since: January 2011
Educational background: fiscal economics and a Bachelor in Dutch law at Erasmus University Rotterdam. Maurice completed his fiscal economics studies with a thesis about taxation on pensions and annuities in cross-border situations.
Previous functions: During his studies, Maurice also worked for Stichting Belastingwinkel Rotterdam. While working there, he gained practical experience and learned about the broad aspects of the field of tax law. During his fiscal economics studies, Maurice did an internship at Ernst & Young’s Human Capital practice in Rotterdam.

E-mail: maurice.bakker@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Nadine van Kruijssen Nadine van Kruijssen
Nadine van Kruijssen

Nadine van Kruijssen

Nadine van Kruijssen works as a experienced consultant at Pereira. She gives tax advice to national and international clients. She is an all-rounder who advises clients on a wide range of tax matters.

‘I get a great deal of joy and satisfaction from my work. Our clients often have complex tax matters that need solving. The challenge is to provide personal advice that meets their specific needs. I am a very committed person and I find that the personal attention that Pereira gives its clients suits my style of working.’

Working for Pereira since: October 2012
Educational background: master’s degree in fiscal economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam, with a thesis on cross-border investments; vocational education at the Dutch Association of Tax Advisors.
Previous functions: part-time advisor at a tax firm for high-net-worth individuals.

E-mail: nadine.van.kruijssen@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Arne Voogd Arne Voogd
Arne Voogd

Arne Voogd

Arne Voogd works as a experienced consultant for Pereira. He specialises in international tax law and corporation tax.

‘I really enjoy helping clients find their way through the tax maze. At Pereira, every day brings new and exciting challenges.’

Working for Pereira since: September 2013
Educational background: notarial law and tax law, Leiden University; student exchange with Stellenbosch University (South Africa); six months of Spanish in Argentina.
Previous functions: Before working for Pereira, Arne worked as a junior tax consultant for Loyens & Loeff in Amsterdam.

E-mail: arne.voogd@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Rutger Lindenhof Rutger Lindenhof
Rutger Lindenhof

Rutger Lindenhof

Rutger Lindenhof works as a experienced consultant for Pereira. He is an all-round tax consultant who focuses on private client tax matters such as – estate planning, business succession and tax-exempt investments.

‘Finding out whether the actual wording of an Act corresponds with the legislator’s intention is what I enjoying doing, and a challenging part of my work. If there is a disparity or only a limited relationship this may lead to interesting tax planning opportunities. If I am able to convert these into practical solutions for the client, then my day was a success.’

Working for Pereira since: May 2015
Educational background: tax law, Tilburg University; course at the Dutch Association of Tax Advisers
Previous functions: During his studies, Rutger did a two-and-a-half year work placement at ESJ accountants and tax consultants in Breda. He spent the next four years working as a tax consultant for Loyens & Loeff in Rotterdam.

E-mail: rutger.lindenhof@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Xandra van Ettinger Xandra van Ettinger
Xandra van Ettinger

Xandra van Ettinger

Xandra van Ettinger works as a consultant for Pereira. She is an all-rounder with specific expertise on various aspects of national and international tax law.

‘The broad range of advice I provide at Pereira is a gratifying aspect of the work. I can truly make a difference for people. I advise on the full spectrum of tax law, whereby our clients’ interests always come first. Providing clear, comprehensive advice is a key part of my work. I enjoy gaining in-depth knowledge of our clients’ situation. I also like playing with language, which is another important aspect of my work.’

Working for Pereira since: May 2016
Educational background: tax law, Tilburg University (specialisation: accent indirect tax); three-year vocational education programme with the Dutch Association of Tax Advisers
Previous functions: During her studies, Xandra worked as an intern for PwC and EY, mainly in VAT teams.

E-mail: xandra.van.ettinger@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Steffanie van den Hoven Steffanie van den Hoven
Steffanie van den Hoven

Steffanie van den Hoven

Steffanie van den Hoven works as a consultant at Pereira. She provides advice on all areas of tax law.

‘I am inquisitive and curious and always seek the best possible solution. I can apply all my skills working for Pereira. I am currently training to become an all-round tax consultant and learning a lot about complex tax legislation across the entire spectrum of tax law. Every client has a different background and story. This requires us to give tailored advice.’

Working for Pereira since: September 2016
Educational background: bachelor’s degree in law with tax subjects, master’s degree in tax law with a focus on indirect taxes, Tilburg University; Legal Aspects of Management (summer course), University of California – Berkeley; three-year vocational education with the Dutch Association of Tax Advisers.
Previous functions: During her studies, Steffanie worked in EY’s Indirect Tax Division. She also gained experience in tax law and criminal tax law working as an intern for Hertoghs advocaten-belastingkundigen.

E-mail: steffanie.van.den.hoven@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Jasper Aarts Jasper Aarts
Jasper Aarts

Jasper Aarts

Jasper Aarts works as a consultant for Pereira. He is an all-rounder who advises on the full spectrum of both national and international tax law.

‘Tax advice involves more than simply applying tax rules. It centres on human work, and our clients’ interests always come first. I have a passion for tax law and find it very rewarding to find out the possibilities that tax laws and regulations provide. I go beyond the beaten path but – in line with Pereira’s philosophy – I always try to find the best possible solution. Every day offers a new challenge to achieve optimal results for the client, while staying within the letter and the spirit of the law.’

Working for Pereira since: November 2016
Educational background: tax law, with comparative law research on participation exemption in the Netherlands and Germany as thesis subject, Tilburg University; vocational education with the Dutch Association of Tax Advisers.
Previous functions: During his studies, Jasper was an employee, mentor and day-to-day manager at Stichting Fiscale Rechtshulp De Smeetskring, a legal advice centre in Tilburg. He first applied theory in practice there. He also spent eight months working for the Large Enterprises Department of the Dutch Tax Administration, where he gained experience on corporation tax. During the final part of his studies, Jasper worked as a volunteer for Stichting ROEST Festival where he advised on tax matters.

E-mail: jasper.aarts@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Thom van Driel Thom van Driel
Thom van Driel

Thom van Driel

Thom van Driel works as a consultant for Pereira. He is an all-rounder who advises on the full spectrum of both national and international tax law.

‘My direct involvement with clients is a very interesting aspect of the work. I am alert to our clients’ needs and understand their business. This enables me to provide tailored advice. I enjoy learning new things every day; both relating to tax and other matters. This also allows me to continue my development. Pereira invests in its personnel, so that they can apply their skills to the best of their abilities. I really appreciate that.’

Working for Pereira since: January 2017
Educational background: fiscal economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam, with as thesis a study on state aid by the Dutch regime for fiscal investment institutions.
Previous functions: Thom was a working student for Baker Tilly Berk and EY’s ITS department; both jobs were in Rotterdam. He also worked for Stichting Belastingwinkel Rotterdam, an organisation that provides tax advice for low-income residents. He served one year as a board member and two years as a member of the Advisory and Supervisory Board.

E-mail: thom.van.driel@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Sanne Peek Sanne Peek
Sanne Peek

Sanne Peek

Sanne Peek works as a consultant for Pereira. She is an all-rounder who advises on the full spectrum of both national and international tax law.

‘Tax law is subject to constant changes. I find it both interesting and challenging to work across the entire field of tax law. At Pereira, we strive to achieve the best results and to provide practical solutions for our clients. I find great satisfaction in the work that I do.’

Working for Pereira since: June 2019
Educational background: tax law, Leiden University; vocational education at Dutch Order of Tax Advisers
Previous functions: During her studies, Sanne was a working student in the tax division of an accountant’s firm. After graduating, she continued to work there as a junior tax consultant for a year. Next, she worked as a tax consultant for LIMES international tax + expat, a niche firm for businesses and persons with cross-border activities.

E-mail: sanne.peek@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 -75 70 100

Milot van Doesburg Milot van Doesburg
Milot van Doesburg

Milot van Doesburg

Milot van Doesburg works as a junior consultant for Pereira. She advises on the full spectrum of tax law.

‘Pereira’s generalist philosophy aligns with own ideas. My goal is to provide the best-possible, personal tax advice. It requires creativity and that is what I find so appealing about tax law. Every situation is different. I’m committed to finding the best possible result for our clients. I love the variety of the work, every day is different.’

Working for Pereira since: July 2017
Educational background: bachelor’s degree in tax law, master’s in international and European tax law; University of Amsterdam
Previous functions: during her studies, Milot did a traineeship at law firm, Vink Fiscale Advocatuur and was a working student at EY.

E-mail: milot.van.doesburg@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

 

Milou Hintzen Milou Hintzen
Milou Hintzen

Milou Hintzen

Milou Hintzen works as a junior tax consultant for Pereira. She advises on a wide range of tax matters in almost all areas of tax law.

‘At Pereira, I work on many different cases at the same time. Each case is different, which makes my work so enjoyable. I’m constantly focusing on different aspects of tax law, and learning new things. Next to advising on tax-related matters, the human aspect is also an important part of my work. To provide the best-possible advice, it’s important to take into account the client’s personal situation. My work is both fascinating and varied.’

Working for Pereira since: February 2018
Educational background: bachelor in Dutch law, master’s in tax and criminal law, Maastricht University.Previous functions: Milou did her internship at Hertoghs Advocaten-Belastingdeskundigen in Breda and was seated on various committees of First, a tax study association in Maastricht.

E-mail: milou.hintzen@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Lars van der Hoorn Lars van der Hoorn
Lars van der Hoorn

Lars van der Hoorn

Lars van der Hoorn works as a junior consultant for Pereira. He is an all-rounder who advises on the full spectrum of both national and international tax law.

‘Working for Pereira allows me to express my creativity. Firstly, I advise on all aspects of tax law and am not limited to one specific area. At Pereira, we don’t offer standard advice but create real connections with our clients. We understand their needs and what is relevant to provide the best possible tax solutions. As such, we are able to offer every client a tailored solution. We work hard to achieve the best possible results, and I thrive in this environment.’

Working for Pereira since: September 2018
Educational background: bachelor’s degree in fiscal economics, bachelor’s degrees in economics and business administration (major in accounting and finance), master’s in accounting and auditing (partly completed), master’s in fiscal economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam; graduated with a thesis on the 30% facility among others with a focus on conducted audits, state aid and selective overcompensation. Lars is currently taking the three-year vocational training with the Dutch Association of Tax Advisors.
Previous functions: during his studies, Lars was a working student at EY. He worked in the Tax Accounting & Risk Advisory Services (TARAS) department of the Rotterdam office. Lars worked as a teaching assistant in the second year of the bachelor’s in fiscal economics. He was also a working student at Grant Thornton’s national practice in Leiden. He worked as an intern for the Corporate Tax Large Companies division of the Dutch Tax and Customs Administration in the Hague. During a two-year period, Lars also served as a volunteer for Stichting Belastingwinkel Rotterdam where he helped persons of limited means to fill in their income tax returns.

E-mail: lars.van.der.hoorn@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Marloes Lakerveld Marloes Lakerveld
Marloes Lakerveld

Marloes Lakerveld

Marloes Lakerveld works as a junior consultant for Pereira. She works on a wide range of tax-related matters in every area of tax law.

‘I get pleasure and energy from my work, and learn new things every day. At Pereira, we know our clients well. I’m committed to serving their needs and am highly motivated to prepare the best possible advice together with the other team members. Serving clients by offering real solutions is a key aspect of my work.’

Working for Pereira since: October 2018
Educational background: tax law, University of Groningen
Previous functions: During her studies, Marloes was a working student in EY’s People Advisory Services division and in the Financial Services division at PwC Amsterdam. She also did an internship in the Corporate Tax Services department of law firm, Loyens & Loeff in Amsterdam.

E-mail: marloes.lakerveld@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 -75 70 100

 

Niels de Grave Niels de Grave
Niels de Grave

Niels de Grave

Niels de Grave is a junior tax consultant at Pereira. He is an all-rounder who advises on the full spectrum of national and international tax law.

‘At Pereira, I have the opportunity to gain extensive knowledge on a wide range of subjects. This knowledge enables me to offer clients the best solutions that meet their needs, which gives me tremendous pleasure. I also appreciate the fact that knowledge is shared widely throughout the organisation. This results in working on interesting cases and often leads to new insights.’

Working for Pereira since: July 2018
Educational background: tax law, Leiden University, graduated with a thesis on block chain as a possible solution to combat carousel fraud and reduce the administrative burden; semester at the School of Law, University of Connecticut, US; Summer Course International Taxation, Universidade do Minho, Portugal.Previous functions: during his student days, Niels worked as a receptionist at Schouwenhove, a service flat for the elderly in Leiden. He also worked as an exam supervisor during exams at The Hague University of Applied Sciences.

E-mail: niels.de.grave@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Thom Gijbels Thom Gijbels
Thom Gijbels

Thom Gijbels

Thom Gijbels works as a junior tax consultant for Pereira. He works on a broad range of tax-related questions in every area of tax law.

‘At university, I learned the ins and outs of how tax law works. At Pereira, we apply this in practice. This can lead to questions that are not simply answerable based on this knowledge.’

My knowledge does enable me to tackle questions in-depth, but it also requires creativity to reach an informed opinion. The work isn’t always easy, but that’s what makes it so enjoyable and challenging. Tax laws are subject to constant changes. Laws that currently apply, may no long be effective next year. This means I must keep my professional knowledge up to date. Pereira invests in the quality of its employees and allows us to take different courses. I also enjoy the welcoming atmosphere in the office. Everyone’s door is almost always open. You can always pop in for a chat or to discuss work.

Working for Pereira since: January 2019
Educational background: bachelor’s degree in fiscal economics, master’s in tax law, Maastricht University
Previous functions: Thom was an intern and working student at Koenen en Co in Maastricht. During his studies, he also worked for EY’s Business Tax Advisory in Eindhoven.

E-mail: thom.gijbels@pereiraconsultants.com

Tel: 070-75 70 100

André van Arkel André van Arkel
André van Arkel

André van Arkel

André van Arkel works as a tax advisor and tax returns officer for Pereira. He mainly works on income tax and corporation tax returns but also advises directors and major shareholders on tax matters.

‘Next to the practical challenges of the work, I find the personal contact with clients an enjoyable aspect of working as a tax advisor. Although I mainly work on tax-related matters, because of this personal contact I am also often asked to give an opinion on private matters such as a divorce or business decisions, such as investments. The combination of all these different elements makes my work so enjoyable.’

Working for Pereira since: June 2015

Educational background: fiscal economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam
Previous functions: André spent one year at a small accountancy firm. Between 1999 and 2015, he worked for Loyens & Loeff’s tax practice group in Rotterdam.

E-mail: andre.van.arkel@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Linde van der Wal Linde van der Wal
Linde van der Wal

Linde van der Wal

Linde van der Wal works in Pereira’s tax returns division. She prepares the corporate tax returns of national and international companies, and files income tax returns for private individuals. She also provides advice on tax matters. Linde was actively involved in setting up Pereira’s tax returns division in 2006.

‘The clients and wide range of problems that need to be solved make the work diverse. Working for Pereira means there’s never a dull moment. New and unexpected things happen all the time. Only a small part of the job actually consists of routine work. This makes my job interesting and intellectually challenging. I also enjoy working with my colleagues and value the company’s flexible personnel policy.’

Working for Pereira since: March 2002
Educational background: tax law, University of Groningen; professional education, Dutch Association of Tax Advisors.
Previous functions: Linde began her career in the corporate tax division at PricewaterhouseCoopers. She started working for Pereira as an implementation advisor. In this role, she was mainly involved in advising and implementing restructurings, and setting up national and international structures.

E-mail: linde.van.der.wal@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Eva Oerlemans Eva Oerlemans
Eva Oerlemans

Eva Oerlemans

Eva Oerlemans is a junior civil-law notary in the field of corporate law. She mainly advises clients on restructuring, mergers and acquisitions.

‘Constantly finding creative solutions that offer the best possible results for our national and international clients is a challenging aspect of my work.’

Working for Pereira since: December 2014
Educational background: bachelor’s degree in law, Leiden University; bachelor and master’s degree in notarial law, Leiden University; professional education for the notarial profession.
Previous functions: Before working for Pereira, Eva spent four years working as a junior civil-law notary for De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek, a law firm in Amsterdam.

E-mail: eva.oerlemans@pereiraconsultants.com

Telefoon: +31 70 75 70 100

Charlotte van der Molen Charlotte van der Molen
Charlotte van der Molen

Charlotte van der Molen

Charlotte van der Molen is a personal assistant of Frans Stam.

‘I like working for Pereira. The work is varied and I have nice colleagues. It suits me because I am a jack-of-all-trades. I prefer things to be properly organised, arranged and taken care of. At the office, it’s part of my duty to see to it that things are organised well.’

Working for Pereira since: July 2010
Educational background: facility management at The Hague University of Applied Sciences
Previous functions: Charlotte worked as an account manager for Kronenburg Promotie & Begeleiding in The Hague and as an office manager for Clinic 28, which is also located in The Hague.

E-mail: charlotte.van.der.molen@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Anoek Braun Anoek Braun
Anoek Braun

Anoek Braun

Anoek Braun is the personal assistant of Sander Hekscher.

‘I worked in sales for a long time but temporarily stopped working when my children were young. When I re-entered the job market, I stumbled upon the secretary profession. I really enjoy working for a company like Pereira. A lot of effort is put into strengthening the ties between employees. Staff parties are organised every fortnight. The company celebrated its tenth anniversary by organising a trip to Istanbul. I enjoy the work atmosphere and sense of unity.’

Working for Pereira since: April 2008
Educational background: communication studies (higher professional education), European Studies in The Hague, of which one semester at the University of Technology in Sydney, Australia.
Previous functions: After her studies, Anoek worked as a customer service representative at Regus, a multinational in the leasing of office space. Next, she worked in the Sales Support division for a US telecoms company, MCI WorldCom. Her duties included assisting the account managers. Later on, she also became an account manager. Before making the switch to Pereira, Anoek spent several years working for an events agency in The Hague.

E-mail: anoek.braun@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Theresa Medendorp Theresa Medendorp
Theresa Medendorp

Theresa Medendorp

Theresa Medendorp works as a personal assistant of Robert Hoppenreijs.

‘My main duty is to support others so that they can fully concentrate on their keys tasks. Making sure that everyone within the organisation can easily retrieve documents and correspondence is a rewarding part of my work. The atmosphere at Pereira is open, friendly and direct. A wide variety of people work for Pereira. The organisation offers plenty of room for diversity. Everyone has the opportunity to grow, and you can learn a lot from others. I enjoy working here.’

Working for Pereira since: April 2016
Educational background: Hotel School, The Hague; executive secretary and management assistant studies, Instituut Schoevers; law (part-time study programme), InHolland University of Applied Sciences, Rotterdam
Previous functions: Theresa worked as a team leader front office at the Grand Hotel Huis ter Duin in Noordwijk and as a legal secretary for Van Traa Advocaten in Rotterdam, a medium-sized law firm that specialises in international commercial, transport and insurance law.

E-mail: theresa.medendorp@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: 070 75 70 100

Carola Mik Carola Mik
Carola Mik

Carola Mik

Carola Mik is the personal assistant of Tswi Rodrigues Pereira. She manages Tswi’s national and international diary, and mail. She takes action where necessary and arranges his business trips.

‘I enjoy the hustle and bustle in the office, as well as being part of a fun and highly diverse team. I also like the fact that I enjoy a high degree of independence in my job. The work atmosphere is pleasant, people really make an effort to help each other. ‘

Working for Pereira since: September 2018
Educational background: Hotel Management School Leeuwarden
Previous functions: Carola previously worked as a personal assistant at a Japanese pharmaceutical company in Leiden. Prior to that, she spent 14 years living abroad. She has subsequently worked as a receptionist in Chicago, set up bicycle tours in Madrid and given Spanish lessons to children in London.

E-mail: carola.mik@pereiraconsultants.com

Tel: 070-75 70 100

Marjolijn van den Berg Marjolijn van den Berg
Marjolijn van den Berg

Marjolijn van den Berg

Marjolijn van den Berg works as a personal assistant for Pereira.

‘I really enjoy my work. Arranging all the matters that fall under my responsibility gives me a great deal of job satisfaction. Because of the variety of the work, pleasant atmosphere at the office and the special clients, I always enjoy going to work.’

Working for Pereira since: May 2012
Educational background: management assistant, Schoevers The Hague
Previous functions: Before working for Pereira, Marjolijn had various other management support jobs, among others for a technology firm and a financial service provider.

E-mail: marjolijn.van.den.berg@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Willeke van der Wiel Willeke van der Wiel
Willeke van der Wiel

Willeke van der Wiel

Willeke van der Wiel is the personal assistant of Freek Noordman at Pereira.

‘I have spent a large part of my career in the hospitality sector, at five-star level. I enjoy making life easier for people, and do my best to ensure that their day goes smoothly. A pleasant working atmosphere, friendly colleagues, lots of planning and organising, varied work, dynamic clients. It’s all part of my job at Pereira.’

Working for Pereira since: December 2017
Educational background: executive secretary (senior vocational training), ROC Leiden
Previous functions: Willeke spent seven years working as the personal assistant of an executive director at Grand Hotel Huis ter Duin in Noordwijk, and three years as a secretary for Stichting VALK in Leiden. She previously worked as an au pair in San Francisco and Scottsdale (Arizona), in a family of four children.

E-mail: willeke.van.der.wiel@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Cilia Strengers Cilia Strengers
Cilia Strengers

Cilia Strengers

Cilia Strengers works as an office manager and hostess for Pereira. She welcomes clients and is responsible for the company’s facilities management.

‘I think that good hospitality is very important, and really enjoy the work that I do. My job is very dynamic, every day is different.’

Working for Pereira since: October 2018
Educational background: social work (higher professional education), community work, Hogeschool Inholland, The Hague
Previous functions: Cilia used to work as a hostess and general and technical assistant for Florence, a healthcare organisation.

E-mail: cilia.strengers@pereiraconsultants.com

Tel: 070-75 70 100

Tanja Coric Tanja Coric
Tanja Coric

Tanja Coric

Tanja Coric works as a hostess and receptionist at Pereira. She welcomes guests and helps her colleagues with various back-office activities.

‘I am a ‘people person’. I enjoy showing hospitality and providing a warm welcome.  Contributing towards a positive atmosphere in a team comes naturally to me. I am a service-oriented and communicative person. I really enjoy working for Pereira.’

Working for Pereira since: 1 August 2019
Educational background: Hotelschool The Hague, Amsterdam office
Previous functions: After her studies, Tanja spent five years working for Costa Cruises, an Italian shipping company that provides cruises. She was the sales manager for the Netherlands and Eastern Europe. After this period she started her own company. Tanja also works as a wedding planner and has her own studio where she gives sports and dance lessons.

E-mail: tanja.coric@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70-75 70 100

Monique Zuidwijk Monique Zuidwijk
Monique Zuidwijk

Monique Zuidwijk

Monique Zuidwijk works as a secretary in Pereira’s tax returns division.

‘I want my work to be streamlined as much as possible. I coordinate the tax deferral schemes and monitor the statuses of the tax declarations, this constitutes the majority of my work. A lot of time and effort is put into the filing of tax returns. It requires a great deal of checking and adjustments. I also enjoy assisting my colleagues and monitoring their work progress. Planning and coordinating our twice-monthly meetings is something else that I enjoy doing. In short, I get a lot of satisfaction from working in the tax returns division.’

Working for Pereira since: December 2007
Educational background: various secretarial certificates; civil-law notary’s clerk certificate
Previous functions: Monique has worked as a secretary for different firms of civil-law notaries in The Hague since 1989. Before working for Pereira, she spent seven years working as secretary in the Property division of Caminada Notaries in Rijswijk.

E-mail: monique.zuidwijk@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: 070 75 70 100

Mirjam van der Kooij Mirjam van der Kooij
Mirjam van der Kooij

Mirjam van der Kooij

Mirjam van der Kooij is an HR consultant at Pereira. She supports and advises the HR manager with the recruitment, transfers and departures of personnel. She is also responsible for the entire administrative work on matters regarding – recruitment, training, assessments, salaries and pensions. Furthermore, she answers questions from both the company’s employees and external parties relating to HR matters.

‘During my career, I’ve come to realize just how important and valuable personnel are to an organisation’s success. I have slowly grown into my role. I am a real ‘people person’. Pereira appeals to me as an organisation because freedom, personal attention and tailored solutions are key aspects of our contact with our clients. I enjoy being the link between the employees and organisation, connecting people and anticipating the organisation’s needs. Maintaining a good balance, vitality and trust are extremely important in my line of work.’

Working for Pereira since: May 2019
Educational background: Leisure Management (higher professional education), Diemen; Occupational and Organisational Psychology Leiderdorp/ LOI; HR training and various HR courses, coaching and education.
Previous functions: Mirjam previously worked as an intermediary for temporary employment agency Randstad, The Hague; a job coach at a sheltered employment service  Dienst Sociale Werkvoorziening, Zoetermeer and as a health and safety officer/ case manager/ internal confidential advisor for SCOPE school group, Alphen aan den Rijn.

E-mail: mirjam.van.der.kooij@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70-75 70 100

Mirjam van Weerden Mirjam van Weerden
Mirjam van Weerden

Mirjam van Weerden

Mirjam van Weerden is a marketing and communications manager at Pereira. She is responsible for both the internal and external communication.

‘A large part of my work consists of organising small-scale marketing and communications events. I benefit from my knowledge and experience in this field and really enjoy the challenge of coming up with new ideas that stand out in terms of originality and quality.  Doing work that appeals to my creativity is very rewarding. I also enjoy having close contact with my colleagues at Pereira.’

Working for Pereira since: October 2012
Educational background: graphic design studies; communication studies (higher professional education)
Previous functions: After finishing her communication studies, Mirjam began her career at Warner Bros in Amsterdam. She gained a lot of experience in marketing, PR and organising events in the film distributor’s marketing department. After eight years she left the entertainment industry and started working for Porter Novelli, an international PR agency. Before working for Pereira, she spent four years working as an account manager for communications agency, vdbj/McCann.

E-mail: mirjam.van.weerden@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Anne-Corinne van Geest Anne-Corinne van Geest
Anne-Corinne van Geest

Anne-Corinne van Geest

Anne-Corinne van Geest works a controller for Pereira.

‘Over the course of my career I became increasingly interested in numbers. I have put a lot of effort into further developing my knowledge and skills via studies and courses. After working as an assistant accountant for ten years I was ready for a new challenge. I found employment at Pereira, and still enjoy working here very much.’

Working for Pereira since: February 2012
Educational background: accounting (intermediate vocational education); practical training in accountancy; modern business administration; business economics (higher vocational education); post-graduate controller.
Previous functions: Before becoming a controller for Pereira, Anne-Corinne spent ten years working as an assistant accountant for an accountancy firm.

E-mail: anne-corinne.van.geest@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Sandra Charlier Sandra Charlier
Sandra Charlier

Sandra Charlier

Sandra Charlier is a financial controller for Pereira. She is responsible for the billable hours, invoicing and the accounts receivable.

I’ve worked for Pereira for 17 years, so everyone within the organisation knows me. I am independent, decisive and a clearly visible face within the organisation. I find it easy to speak to people. I am also seen as a sort of ‘memory bank’ by my colleagues and clients because I regularly draw their attention to agreements made. I really enjoy my work and being part of our Finance team.’

Working for Pereira since: June 2002
Educational background: junior general secondary education (mavo); upper vocational secondary education in business and administration (meao); diploma in basic accounting and a practical diploma in bookkeeping; certificates in effective credit management and communication styles
Previous functions: Before working for Pereira, Sandra worked as a secretary at Ernst & Young  for [11] years. She then worked part-time as a financial officer in Ernst & Young’s international division.

E-mail: sandra.charlier@pereiraconsultants.com

Telephone: +31 70 75 70 100

Basil Barsoumian Basil Barsoumian
Basil Barsoumian

Basil Barsoumian

Basil Barsoumian works as a host for Pereira. He prepares the lunches and provides general services at the office.

‘I wanted to keep working after my retirement. Pereira is such a nice firm to work for. The employees are enthusiastic and the atmosphere is very positive. I enjoy helping others. I like preparing lunches and try to accommodate everyone’s wishes.’

Working for Pereira since: August 2016
Previous functions: Basil spent 32 years working as a front desk manager at the Bel Air Hotel in The Hague. He was also the owner of Hotel La Ville in The Hague.