Name
Phone
Position
Location

Jolanda Smit
+31 85 744 0600
Head of Marcom Services
Benelux

Jolanda is Head of Marketing & Communications services at Breezeholme Investment Group. Based in the Netherlands, she advises our current portfolio companies about brand positioning and communications strategies. She also leads the Marketing & Communications Central Services department which is responsible for the development and production of on-line and off-line communications materials. Jolanda has Bachelor degrees in both Commerce and Marketing Communications. She speaks fluent Dutch, English and good German and French.

Experience

From 1991 to 2005, Jolanda worked as Account Director at McCann Erickson, a global advertising agency. She was responsible for strategy and concept development on global accounts including Unilever, Microsoft and Johnson & Johnson. In 2006, she became an independent consultant and has completed a number of interim assignments at a senior level for major corporates such as KPN, UPC and Viacom. Working for clients in a handson marketing and/or communications management role, she was responsible for developing communication plans and implementing integrated marketing campaigns.

Profile

Jolanda is an experienced and versatile communications specialist with an analytical mind. She enjoys translating problems into creative solutions within given boundaries, and knows how to sell them within an organization. She believes in an integrated approach and strives to align all marketing activities to ensure objectives are achieved. With her results-oriented attitude she has delivered many successful marketing campaigns. People who have worked with Jolanda describe her as a dedicated, trustworthy and confident professional.