Barbara van der Veen

THRIVE - Class 05

Barbara van der Veen
My pronouns are: she/her/hers
My experience and deep interests:
I am based in: Amsterdam
THNK connection: THNKer , THRIVE - Class 05

I am a multi-faceted woman with a lot of experience in publishing. In managing well renowned legacy media brands and introducing new brands. Strategy, brand management and development have always interested me a lot. As a fast thinker I can lead discussions and align people. I have been responsible for the commercial, business development and content side in publishing.

On the side I have my own business in writing biographies, on assignment and also writing a biography about someone in my own family. I love doing research, reading about specific topics and era's for historical context.