“It is your time…so don’t waste it! Discover the sweet spot between what you are really good at, what you are truly passionate about and how you best can add value to this world.”
Mattijs enjoyed a long career in transportation & logistics leading him from The Royal Nedlloyd Group, to the ‘Big Brown’ UPS and eventually to a board position at Air France-KLM Cargo. Also it brought him from Utrecht to Rotterdam to Eindhoven to Paris to Chicago and back to Schiphol. In 2013 Mattijs made his move into the B-2-C world as CEO of low cost airline Transavia, where his main focus was on improving financial performance and customer and employee experience. Throughout his career has developed a passion for leadership- and organizational development and has a strong belief in the positive nature of people.