Edwin is the CEO and co-founder of StudyPortals. He is continuously looking to optimise our long-term world impact. Apart from his overall management tasks, he seeks strategic partnerships and focuses on further developing our products and services together with large – but also small clients.
Edwin was educated in Industrial Engineering and Management Science where he specialised in knowledge-intensive processes and innovation management. He gained project management and analytic experience as a strategy consultant for a multitude of large corporations.
As part of his Master´s degree, he spent one year at Osaka University in Japan and he worked in the IT services team for the Olympic Games both in Athens and Turin.
Edwin is a strong believer of international and intercultural experiences for the benefit of Personal and Professional development as well as society at large- through StudyPortals he wants to stimulate and help others to broaden their horizon.
He is the chair of the Marketing & Recruitment Expert Community of the EAIE (European Association for International Education) and a frequent speaker at international Education conferences.
In September 2013, Edwin was honoured with the EAIE Rising Star Award for – despite his young career – making a notable contribution to international education.