Reinier Halbertsma ‘97
Reinier is a strategic designer with 14 years experience at creative agencies in N.
America, Europe, and S.E. Asia. He helps clients manage complex innovation
challenges and bring radical ideas to the market. He enjoys leading
multidisciplinary project teams in innovation programs and strategy, delivering:
new opportunities for growth, brand strategies, and amazing experiences. He feels
fortunate to work alongside worldclass professional startups or Multinationals
like: Beiersdorf (Nivea), TomTom, Thales, Heineken, SKF, Samsonite, Braster,
Philips Design, Brabantia, and Alliander.
Giving back is intensely satisfying, it's a key part of Reinier's life. He coaches leaders and aspiring entrepreneurs in his spare time, and believes the world is a better place if everyone spends a little time furthering the interests of others. He has enjoyed working for many multinationals and startups in his career as a designer and innovation consultant, working in creative agencies for A brands in N. America, Europe and Asia. He has extensive experience working in branding, product/service design, startups and innovation strategy. His passion lies in bringing radical ideas to market, things the world has never seen before. Think big!