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 has worked at Blue Lynx for 26 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.
Chrysanthi is passionate about supporting people to make the best next step in their career and building long lasting partnerships with clients and candidates. She is known for her warm and open communication style. The focus of her current role is executive recruitment in the Netherlands and in other European countries for international organisations. While recruitment is her primary job function by day, Chrysanthi also enjoys spending time with her son and fiancé and exploring the beautiful country that is the Netherlands with them.
Lisiane loves assisting people with their job search in a warm and friendly way. She has lived in six different countries and enjoys connecting with people from different backgrounds every day. When she is not helping people find their perfect job, Lis enjoys practicing yoga, meditation and planning her next trip to a sunny place.
Smaragda loves helping people to find their dream jobs and companies to find their best talent. Having worked with international and corporate clients around the world, she has gained significant experience and a deep understanding of a variety of roles across multiple industries. In addition to her passion for recruitment, Smaragda enjoys travelling the world, exploring different cultures and civilizations and sharing those lifetime experiences with her family, friends and colleagues.
Tiffany is an experienced recruiter. Following her heart, she takes pride in providing the best support possible. As a Senior Recruiter her goals are to match the right person with the right company. In addition to recruitment she teaches and guides the Amsterdam and Den Haag recruitment teams. Outside the Office, Tiffany enjoys writing children’s stories and rescuing toads in the annual Paddentrek with her husband.
David joined the Blue Lynx team in 2016 as Business Development Manager. He has over 30 years post qualification experience. As a member of the Business Development team, he is responsible for initiating new relationships with a range of companies and institutions.
David not only works with prospects and clients he also initiates relationships with external partners and other individuals that could enhance the Blue Lynx business development efforts. David has worked within a number of industries and companies of diverse sizes and cultures. Firstly self-employed, then as a consultant and most recently in full-time employment. This experience enables him to easily reach out to staff, management & C-level prospects within any organisation.
David grew up in the UK and currently resides in Rotterdam in the Netherlands, and considers himself as European “Forget about the box” thinker.
Driven by the motto: “everyone deserves to have the job they deserve”, Zanina Katira is an experienced Recruitment Consultant. Having worked in small start-ups and large corporates, she has gained broad experience in recruiting for a variety of positions. She gets a kick out of anything that has to do with IT and she is known for being loyal and proactive. Out of the office, you can find her taking photos, wandering around the city, playing a nice poker game or dancing her ass off to good techno music.
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.
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.
Antoinette started as an intern back in 2015 and quickly grew into a fully-fledged member of the team. On a day-to-day basis, Antoinette gives administrative and operational support to different teams within the organisation so that their goals can be achieved together.
Her working mantra is, “teamwork helps us to reach our goals, and being able to work within a team such as the Blue Lynx family makes anything possible.”
Antoinette is a young full-time mom, full-time Blue Lynx team supporter and full-time student! Family is Antoinette’s number one priority, more so now that she has her little “son” shine in her life. Therefore, she is deeply grateful to be a part of a wonderful team better known to her as the “Blue Lynx family”.
Grace Spring Evans
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.
Jillian divides her time between working at Blue Lynx and studying Marketing and Communication. 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!!
Sabrin started her career within Blue Lynx as a Business Development and Recruitment Intern. Now a recruitment professional, she credits her success to having learnt from the best colleagues in the world! Self-development and facing challenges her are two most favourable trades. She is currently boldly facing her greatest fear, public speaking, she is a member of Toast Masters.
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 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.