Cees started his career in Talent Management & Recruitment at Vendex International. Five years later he joined YER, Dutch market leader in Executive Recruitment.
When TMP Worldwide expanded into Europe, he developed the Dutch business and led EMEA Practice Groups in various industries. When he founded IRC Netherlands (Hagoort & Partners) he aimed to introduce the highest level of boutique Executive Search services in the Netherlands.
He placed winning teams at numerous Fortune 500 companies, from both stock listed and PE funded firms as well as family owned businesses.
Cees has a Bachelor degree from Maastricht School of Management and is specialized in global talent recruitment and boardroom consultancy.