Half Spanish and half Dutch, grew up in Brussels, studied Business Administration in Madrid and started working in the Chemical industry in Munich and then South East Asia. In China since 2006, started early off creating a new brand of Electric bicycles for the European Market. Sold out my shares in 2011 and dedicated time to art projects and international trade and policy consulting. In 2016 joined Nanjing Stuttgart Joint Exhibition Ltd to launch new exhibition initiatives in Nanjing. Since 2018 I am also Director of Startup Grind Nanjing Chapter.