Pieter has extensive experience in both corporate and in SME environments. His experience is broad and ranges from international M&A and Strategic Affairs to Marketing and Branding. Prior to joining the Wildlife Justice Commission Pieter founded the “zuiderMRKT” a cooperative organising a weekly biological food market in Amsterdam Old South.
Since the early days Pieter joined the Wildlife Justice Commission, where his responsibilities include building and strengthening relationships with key stakeholders to stop transnational organised wildlife crime. Stakeholders range from diplomats and other policymakers to law enforcement authorities and businesses.
Pieter has a passion for wildlife, sparked during an overland trip from North to South Africa after finishing his studies in International Law and his and his military service as an officer in the Royal Dutch Navy.