Jan Westerink joins Pedersen & Partners’ Consumer Goods Practice, Benelux


January 16th, 2018 – Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Pedersen & Partners, a leading international Executive Search firm with 56 wholly owned offices in 52 countries, is pleased to announce that Jan Westerink has joined its Amsterdam team as a Client Partner within the Consumer Goods Practice, Benelux.

Mr. Westerink is a seasoned Executive Search professional with almost 20 years of experience serving clients in the Consumer Goods and Retail industries across Europe. He started his career at VNU – one of the leading Dutch publishers – and subsequently worked from 1995 to 2009 with Korn/Ferry Intenational as a Client Partner. Prior to joining Pedersen & Partners, Mr. Westerink served as an Executive Vice President heading the Consumer Goods Practice, Europe for the European headquarters of a global Executive Search firm in Amsterdam.

“I am very excited to join Pedersen & Partners. The firm’s ability to serve international accounts across borders is outstanding. Pedersen & Partners has the ability to work as a unified team, advising clients globally at both the HQ and subsidiary level,” stated Jan Westerink, Client Partner, Consumer Goods Practice Benelux at Pedersen & Partners.

“By adding Jan’s executive search experience within the Consumer Goods sector in Benelux, our Amsterdam office has taken a big step forward. Our clients will certainly reap the benefits of Jan’s sector expertise and candidate network,” concluded Figaro den Hollander, Netherlands Country Manager for Pedersen & Partners.


Pedersen & Partners is a leading international Executive Search firm. We operate 56 wholly owned offices in 52 countries across Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia & the Americas. Our values Trust, Relationship and Professionalism apply to our interaction with clients as well as executives. More information about Pedersen & Partners is available at www.pedersenandpartners.com

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