Our beliefs

Where the world is transitioning to intelligence build around the end-user, we believe the brightest entrepreneurs will turn their disruptive ideas into world-changing businesses.

It's our mission to support unique founders and teams with unique people and help them to grow into amazing, enduring companies. We love entrepreneurs who move fast, think big, and are committed to building the next big thing.

We take our work seriously, because we believe with the deepest conviction that it will be those people, that will change the world to the better, through a combination of technology innovation and the human spirit.

People before product!

 
 

Our People

 
  Kaan Anit - Founder & Chief Connecting Officer   Over the last 2 decades Kaan had the pleasure to recruit, train, coach and mentor over 500 people. His recruitment industry knowledge helped him to find his passion of building teams and businesses from scratch. He has failed many times, proud to say he has succeeded from time to time too.  Currently he is back in business with New Amsterdam Capital, supporting national and international scale-ups and grown-ups in their growth with finding the best people on Planet Earth.   Let's connect!

Kaan Anit - Founder & Chief Connecting Officer

Over the last 2 decades Kaan had the pleasure to recruit, train, coach and mentor over 500 people. His recruitment industry knowledge helped him to find his passion of building teams and businesses from scratch. He has failed many times, proud to say he has succeeded from time to time too.

Currently he is back in business with New Amsterdam Capital, supporting national and international scale-ups and grown-ups in their growth with finding the best people on Planet Earth.

Let's connect!

  Tim Goedhart - Talent Business Partner   Tim is a young, ambitious, commercial minded professional with a sky-is-the-limit mentality. After graduating for his BBA from IVA Business School, he started gaining experience in online marketing for several Amsterdam based startups.  During his time at Yearn he discovered recruitment, and realized he could bring his marketing, sales and social skills into practice by helping business build the teams they need.   Let's connect!

Tim Goedhart - Talent Business Partner

Tim is a young, ambitious, commercial minded professional with a sky-is-the-limit mentality. After graduating for his BBA from IVA Business School, he started gaining experience in online marketing for several Amsterdam based startups.

During his time at Yearn he discovered recruitment, and realized he could bring his marketing, sales and social skills into practice by helping business build the teams they need.

Let's connect!

  Lianne Middeldorp - Talent Business Partner   Lianne loves to create. Over the years she has gained solid recruitment and employer branding experience within both tech environments and startups.  From building the next A-team for your company to setting up your recruitment processes, she knows the drill. Her aim is to help businesses and people grow further by connecting them.   Let's connect!

Lianne Middeldorp - Talent Business Partner

Lianne loves to create. Over the years she has gained solid recruitment and employer branding experience within both tech environments and startups.

From building the next A-team for your company to setting up your recruitment processes, she knows the drill. Her aim is to help businesses and people grow further by connecting them.

Let's connect!

 
  Marlyn Grace Rodriguez - Talent Business Partner   Marlyn is one of those people whose smile makes people instantly want to come to work. She has years of studies plus some more of experience recruiting ambitious people in the LATAM market. She is always determined to understand what you need and help you and your company get it.  On her free time Marlyn is a part-time foodie and fashion guru.   Let's connect!

Marlyn Grace Rodriguez - Talent Business Partner

Marlyn is one of those people whose smile makes people instantly want to come to work. She has years of studies plus some more of experience recruiting ambitious people in the LATAM market. She is always determined to understand what you need and help you and your company get it.

On her free time Marlyn is a part-time foodie and fashion guru.

Let's connect!

  Justin Swart - Head of Growth   Justin is a passionate, data-driven enthusiast. It excites him to work with data, be creative and work from a customer based view. He has gained marketing and growth hacking experience within start-ups and grown-ups.  Besides he is a real sports fanatic. At the age of four he started playing football and he have played it ever since.   Let's connect!

Justin Swart - Head of Growth

Justin is a passionate, data-driven enthusiast. It excites him to work with data, be creative and work from a customer based view. He has gained marketing and growth hacking experience within start-ups and grown-ups.

Besides he is a real sports fanatic. At the age of four he started playing football and he have played it ever since.

Let's connect!

  Debbie Breg - Personal Assistant & Operations Chief   Debbie joined us recently to be our ultimate jack-of-all-trades. She helps out wherever she can with keeping the business running smoothly and brewing her killer ginger tea for the team.   Let's connect!

Debbie Breg - Personal Assistant & Operations Chief

Debbie joined us recently to be our ultimate jack-of-all-trades. She helps out wherever she can with keeping the business running smoothly and brewing her killer ginger tea for the team.

Let's connect!

 
  Michaela Venglářová - Head of Sourcing   Michaela is a logical thinker who enjoys the challenge of the sourcing process. She has a data driven, methological approach and uses innovative means of sourcing the best talents. She gained her sourcing experience in an executive search company and a startup in Prague, where she lived before moving to Amsterdam to study HR at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.   Let's connect!

Michaela Venglářová - Head of Sourcing

Michaela is a logical thinker who enjoys the challenge of the sourcing process. She has a data driven, methological approach and uses innovative means of sourcing the best talents. She gained her sourcing experience in an executive search company and a startup in Prague, where she lived before moving to Amsterdam to study HR at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.

Let's connect!

  Joost Lingg - Business Development & Sourcing   Joost is an entrepreneurial guy with a drive for networking and sales. When he was 16th he started a digital agency. Joost is graduated in blockchain & insurance market, so you can say he is really tech-savvy.  In his free time he likes to spend time on his hobbies; cars and playing guitar. You can find him on a surf board as well every now and then.   Let's connect!

Joost Lingg - Business Development & Sourcing

Joost is an entrepreneurial guy with a drive for networking and sales. When he was 16th he started a digital agency. Joost is graduated in blockchain & insurance market, so you can say he is really tech-savvy.

In his free time he likes to spend time on his hobbies; cars and playing guitar. You can find him on a surf board as well every now and then.

Let's connect!

  Eduard Burer - Talent Business Partner, Executives   A talent acquisition and development veteran with over 20 years of experience in Start-ups, Scale-ups and Grown-Ups.  A psychologist by education with a passion for creating added value for both executives as well as fast growing companies by connecting and coaching them towards their true potential. His focus is to serve organisations with an inspiring mission and a big impact on a global scale.   Let’s connect!

Eduard Burer - Talent Business Partner, Executives

A talent acquisition and development veteran with over 20 years of experience in Start-ups, Scale-ups and Grown-Ups.

A psychologist by education with a passion for creating added value for both executives as well as fast growing companies by connecting and coaching them towards their true potential. His focus is to serve organisations with an inspiring mission and a big impact on a global scale.

Let’s connect!

 
  Eline Botter - Legal and Operations    Let’s Connect!

Eline Botter - Legal and Operations

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  Margaux Black - Content Strategist   Margaux has been working on creative strategies, branding and writing for 7 years, and couldn’t imagine doing anything different. Our resident wordsmith she will be in charge of making sure we are putting our best foot forward with everything we communicate.   Let’s Connect!

Margaux Black - Content Strategist

Margaux has been working on creative strategies, branding and writing for 7 years, and couldn’t imagine doing anything different. Our resident wordsmith she will be in charge of making sure we are putting our best foot forward with everything we communicate.

Let’s Connect!

  Johnny - Chief Happiness Officer   When you think of A-players only, you think of Johnny. A local celebrity who really knows his way around in the city. As an excellent relationship builder, he will connect you to world-class people. When he's not working, he is either sleeping or eating cookies.

Johnny - Chief Happiness Officer

When you think of A-players only, you think of Johnny. A local celebrity who really knows his way around in the city. As an excellent relationship builder, he will connect you to world-class people. When he's not working, he is either sleeping or eating cookies.

 

Interested in joining our team? 

We are always on the lookout for a-players that want to be part of our adventure. Reach out to us, or check our openings

 

Looking for an amazing recruitment team?

Our A-players are ready to help your business scale. Contact us directly and let's see how we can help you!