Meet the Blue Lynx Team

Here below, you can meet all of the Blue Lynx staff members. We are a dedicated, international team who will be delighted to meet you. Scroll sideways to view all of our profiles. We also invite you to watch our company video here, the Story of Blue Lynx.

Tina

CEO

Tina is an expert in talent acquisition. She is a natural innovator and well known for her formidable business savvy. After 30 years of doing business in The Netherlands, Tina ‘gets’ how to get things done and is a consistent source of knowledge and inspiration for her team and clients alike. She is also a walking repository of brilliant HR anecdotes.

Most impressively, Tina has raised a stunning teenage son and the world’s most energetic dog (aka the Blue Lynx Branch Manager). Her warmth and energy light up the room and she loves nothing more than a good laugh with close friends.

Dina

CFO

Dina has worked at Blue Lynx for 28 years. She is the Finance Director and the ‘go to’ person within the organisation. There is nothing about recruitment or finance that she doesn’t know. Her open door policy, unbelievable work ethic and dedication makes Dina an unmissable member of Blue Lynx.
Dina is a yoga loving, cat loving, Canada loving, fun loving, creative and caring person. Family comes first where Dina is concerned and what a great family she has.

Arla

HR Manager

Arla is a hoot. She is a comedienne which is a breath of fresh air when it comes to the field of HR. Her unique method, unwavering professionalism and dedication to Blue Lynx and our clients and employees alike is what sets Arla apart. She has been a great asset since her first day here at Blue Lynx.
Arla brings diverse sector and discipline experience with her, making her a dynamic and commercially minded HR professional. A real “spider in the web”, her mother hen approach is invaluable both in the office and on site.
Originally from Canada, Arla has called The Hague home for over a decade. She actively volunteers in her community, loves making every holiday special for her teammates and loved ones alike. She is the epitome of work hard and play hard.

Cristina

Recruitment Sales Manager

Cristina is a dynamic tri-lingual expat with extensive experience within international sales. Cristina has a professional, knowledgeable and fun approach to her work. She is focused and her goal is to solve client staffing issues and HR solutions. She is an issue solver and no challenge are unsolvable, the word problem is not in her vocabulary. She is a world traveler having visited literally every corner of the globe. She will always have a link to anyone she meets due to her life, travel and work experiences. We are delighted to have her within the Blue Lynx family, she fits like a hand in a glove.

Ernesto

Team Lead Recruitment

Ernesto is one in a million. He is a marketing graduate with an exemplary career path in sales and recruitment.
He is a fun loving, hard working, dedicated top recruiter - who always goes the extra 10 miles for his candidates, clients and colleagues. He leaves no stone unturned until he has found the best candidate for his client.
He loves life and having fun with his friends, family and colleagues. He’s always willing to help make a difference to people. He is an avid volunteer helping those less fortunate than himself, a passionate drone flyer and the smartest dressed recruiter in the Northern Hemisphere.

Teodora

Senior Recruitment Consultant and Operations (Bulgaria)

Teodora loves to help others in finding exciting job opportunities and is delighted to assist organisations in the search for the right people. Driven by a strong motivation and an extreme passion, she has progressed in her career very quickly and is more than excited to be a part of the Recruitment World. While being a recruitment consultant is her primary function, Teodora also enjoys cooking and bringing happiness to other people by sharing delicious treats.

Stephanie

Team Lead Recruitment Support

“The only way to do great work is to love what you do.” ~Steve Jobs
With a background in recruitment and an educational background in Leadership and Management, Stephanie’s passion for HR shines through. Her genuine/authentic care for people is a breath of fresh air. Just as Blue Lynx changed her life, she enjoys changing the lives of others. Also, she demonstrates calmness, and this trait brings efficiency and synergy in our team. Stephanie was born and raised outside of Chicago. She has a big family who is supportive and always is there no matter the circumstance. She moved to the Netherlands about three years ago, and is soaking up every moment of it.

She enjoys travelling and likes to get to know the culture to the fullest potential. She does this by being brave and trying their cuisine. Eating and exploring different kinds of cuisine is a passion of hers. It allows one get to know a culture on an intimate level, she says. You can also see her on the golf course swinging away!
“A golf swing is a collection of corrected mistakes!” ~ Carol Mann

Cynthia

Team Lead HR and Finance

Cynthia has worked as an organisational and administration consultant for more than 17 years. Her expertise lies in solution focus approach, project management and strategic planning. She also has experience working in different countries and enjoys learning from other cultures. Currently working as Operations Administrator at Blue Lynx, Cynthia has taken the challenge of learning another language and working in a different industry. As a trained coach and counsellor, she enjoys listening and talking with people. She believes you can learn something useful from every single moment in your life and sharing this with others is the best legacy you can leave.

Daantje

Recruitment Support & Researcher

Daantje gets things done. Just ask her once and she delivers exactly what you want, when you want it and with flair. Once a team lead at Albert Heijn, Daantje is a natural at coordinating people, capably handling multiple tasks and keeping projects on track. She has incredible energy and plays a vital role in keeping things ticking at Blue Lynx. When she is not in the office, Daantje is studying at university, and is fond of dancing or trying out new dishes.

Roxana

Recruitment Consultant

Roxana is an emphatic and ambitious person. She is specialised in strategic communication and international relations. For her recruitment is about going the extra mile, timing and networking. Her passions include: literature, sports and foreign languages.

Kinga

Recruitment Support & Researcher

Kinga recently joined Blue Lynx Team as Recruitment Support and Researcher. Having worked in a Human Resources consulting company she has gained experience in providing employment background checks and obtaining references. Driven by passion and goals she has changed her life and career once she relocated to the Netherlands. The focus of her current role is to support the recruitment team and help candidates get hired by providing excellent customer service. While recruitment is her primary job function by day, Kinga also enjoys going out and networking. Beside that Kinga is a big fun of discovering new places, culture, cuisine and collecting postcards from all over the world !

Jillian

Marketing and Recruitment Support

Jillian divides her time between working at Blue Lynx and studying International Business. This is her first job in a commercial environment and she loves the buzz and great learning opportunities. While primarily managing all aspects of the organisation’s social media, Jillian has a significant role in upholding the Blue Lynx brand. She enjoys traveling (especially to Canada), shopping and driving her mum’s car!!

Max

Expense Controller

Max is the youngest team member and hopes one day to follow in his moms’ footsteps and own his own company. He is currently studying VWO 6 and wants to go to Erasmus and study international business administration. Hard work is simply in his D&A - Max’s mum is the owner of Blue Lynx who also started working at the age of 17. Max has a flare for language, communications and finance. He currently is responsible for all in-house and external staffs expense claims. Sometimes he is really surprised as to how much our contractors travel everyone month for their work. Like most 17 year old boys he loves formula one, football and gaming.

Rick

Financial Assistant

Rick joined Blue Lynx as an intern he did such a great job that we asked him to stay on. Now he is employed and worked at Blue Lynx in that capacity of part-time Financial Assistant whilst studying financial administration. Rick is Dutch but speaks great English and he is learning many different accents from his international colleagues. In his free time, he likes to watch football or play himself with some friends. His favorite team is Feyenoord Rotterdam he goes to matches whenever he can. He also loves gaming!

Filipe

Recruitment consultant

Defined as the ``missing piece`` by his Blue Lynx colleagues. Filipe is driven to see the best of people and support them to find then their dream job! He joined Blue Lynx as a Talent Sourcer, he gained a promotion to Recruitment Consultant within weeks of joining. Now, this guy is unstoppable! Once a Public Officer, Filipe has a background in Political Sciences and Human Rights. He enjoys studying new languages (currently learning Dutch), spending time with friends and competing in Marathons.

Silviya

Recruitment Consultant

During the last semester of her Master's program in Communication & Information Sciences, Silviya joined Blue Lynx as a Recruitment Support Intern. These six months were enough for her to get so attached to the Blue Lynx family that she decided to stay. After graduating, Silviya joined the company as a Junior Recruitment Consultant and is learning something new every day. She loves the international environment at Blue Lynx, especially since she is an expat herself - Silviya moved from Bulgaria to the Netherlands six years ago for her Bachelor's degree.

Nathalia

Recruitment Support & Researcher

Hailing from Brazil with a big smile constantly on her face, Nathalia joined the Blue Lynx team as a Recruitment Support and Researcher just a few months after crossing the ocean, to start a new chapter of her life here in The Netherlands.
With 5 years’ experience as a General HR Analyst she took this opportunity to focus on the recruitment industry and help people pursue their goals.
In her spare time, she loves pop culture, karaoke, good music (preferably from the 80’s, and some from the 90’s) and dancing. All of this in the company of friends, of course.

Tihomira

Recruitment Support & Researcher

Tisha is experienced in Sales and Administration. Driven by the dedication to help people, she takes pride in providing the best Customer Experience possible. As a Recruitment Support & Researcher, her goals include helping people find their dream jobs and spreading the word for Blue Lynx.
In addition to her primary job functions, Tisha has been recognized by her co-workers for her extraordinary commitment to excel spreadsheets, coffee and craft beer.

Monika

Recruitment Consultant

Monika has worked in the human resource/recruitment industry for 5 years. The main reason to start her professional development in recruiting is that she loves meeting new people and she believes that you can learn something new from every person you meet. As a Recruitment Consultant, she is passionate about assisting the business to choose the best addition to their team and at the same time helping people start or develop their career path. Outside of the office, Monika enjoys sports, good movies and lovely dinners with her family, friends and colleagues.

Yasen

Recruitment Consultant and IT Coordinator

Yasen holds a bachelor’s in Psychology and is a research-master in Behavioural Sciences with currently on-going PhD in Medical Psychology. With a broad experience in different office-based positions, he has also gained valuable real-life knowledge about how people behave in such an environment, which is at the core of recruitment. As a Recruitment Consultant, he helps both companies and candidates to find their desired match and is constantly on the lookout for ways to improve that process for all parties. With a strong interest in empirical measurement and the use of data to support decision-making, he would also be emotionally supportive and aware of people’s needs and drives. Most importantly, he is fun to be around, loves (almost) all animals and spending time in nature.

Radina

Senior Finance Assistant

Radina is the Senior Finance Assistant at Blue Lynx and loves helping people getting their numbers straight. To. The. Cent. This has been her main focus for the past 5 years while working in the finance field for the Australian and the UK markets. She's a person with a strong sense of responsibility and is always happy to be of help. The light form of OCD and love for accuracy only add up to her character and help her grow in the world of numbers and excel sheets.
Radina LOVES dancing and listening to music. It might not show every time, but she always has a song in her head. Going to rock concerts or Latin dance festivals and parties is always fun. Her other hobbies include (but not limited to) travelling, going to the beach, hiking and camping. In the not so good weather, she loves being with her friends, playing charades and having a laugh.

Magdalena

Finance Assistant

“Striving for success without hard work is like trying to harvest where you haven't planted” David Bly.
Magdalena strongly believes that life is an endless journey of constant learning and striving to be better. After completing her master's degree in corporate finance, she is highly motivated and inspired to be a successful specialist in Finance, Audit, and Compliance. She has experience working in multicultural environments. Maggie loves to be busy and to embrace new opportunities. In addition to her job at Blue Lynx, she takes care of beautiful lavender fields with the help of her family. In her leisure time, she loves hugging her cats, experiencing the world, and spending quality time with her closest ones.

Hristo

HR Business Partner

Hristo has worked in the hospitality industry for 9 years, gaining experience in management, tourism, food and beverages. As he has recently graduated with a master’s degree in Human Resources Management, he is passionate about advancing in training others and building motivation. His goals include developing a stronger understanding of Labour Law as well as gaining more experience in the wider field of HR. Outside of the office, he enjoys playing tennis, night walks and watching spy movies.

Aleksandar

Talent Sourcer

Aleksandar is part of the recruitment team at Blue Lynx. He has a bachelor's degree in Marketing and also attained a master's degree in Sales management. He has experience in sales which varies from B2C to B2B and is interested in every aspect of the sales environment because he believes that selling is an art and the best sale is the honest one. In his free time, he enjoys playing basketball, hanging out with friends, reading comic books and resting at home.
“Heart is what separates the good from the great.” – Michael Jordan (Aleksandar’s favourite quote).

Ivalin

Telesales Researcher

This is Ivo, a salesman with a diverse and successful career in sales – ranging from car dealer entrepreneur to real estate professional. Due to his experiences, Ivo has mastered how to close the hardest and most complex of business agreements. His choice to join the recruitment industry is due to his sales acumen, big heart and his passion to help both people and corporations. Ivo has a huge global network, he knows and understands how diverse people and cultures can be, this helps him when building long-lasting relationships with clients and colleagues. You cannot meet a more modest and humble person. Passionate for adventures and fast limousines with Ivo you’ll have always a great time.

Grace Spring Evans

Canine Branch Manager

Grace is apparently a Whipador dog, but the Blue Lynx Team just see her as their 4 legged furry colleague! She is at Blue Lynx every day in her capacity as Branch Manager. What does she do? She entertains, she takes siestas, she eats, and most importantly she gets petted when we are having one of those “I need a furry friend moments”. Grace joined Blue Lynx a couple of years ago after being recruited from a dog rescue centre in Granada Spain. She shares her private downtime with Tina (CEO) – who is her butler & PA.