Ff63aa59

Consultants

Daisy Tazelaar

Co-founder & Managing partner

With more than 12 years’ recruitment experience, our co-founder Daisy brings key expertise to our Life Sciences clients. Using her keen knowledge of the sector, Daisy helps our clients and candidates to define their needs and purposes within their activities. Citing Barack Obama and Elon Musk as main sources of inspiration, Daisy admires their drive and ability to think big. In her spare tim...

View profile

Jay Freeman

Co-Founder & Managing partner

Introducing our co-founder Jay: with more than 15 years of experience in recruitment, Jay arms our clients and candidates with key knowledge, expertise and commercial acumen that goes beyond just the recruitment process.When he’s not leading our Life Science recruitment solutions, Jay enjoys an intense workout, which helps him unwind from his fast-paced role. Otherwise, he’s planning trips to ...

View profile

Christian Steenkamp

Team leader for Permanent division

Elon Musk is in high demand as a dream dinner guest for the Panda International team! Our team leader for our permanent division, Christian, has invited him, along with prodigious footballer Johan Cruyff, for his dream dinner table of three. When he’s not focusing on overseeing recruitment for our Medical Devices clients in Belgium and the Netherlands, Christian enjoys travelling, eating grea...

View profile

Gemma Dozy

Team leader for Delivery division

When she’s not working, Panda International Senior Recruitment Consultant Gemma enjoys working out, swimming, yoga and going for food with friends to relax.  Also partial to a spot of travel, Gemma cites Columbia, Mexico, Australia and Bali as her favourite places in the world. When it comes to inspiration, Barack Obama gets her vote, as well as a seat at her dream dinner party, along with Holl...

View profile

Ivor Duif

Principal Consultant

When he’s not focusing on helping our clients in Research and Development in Medical Devices and High-Tech, our Principal Consultant for our permanent division, Ivor, aces tennis at a professional level. So, it’s no surprise that one of his dream dinner guests and main sources of inspiration include legend of the sport Roger Federer. Joining Roger at the dinner table is e-commerce colossus J...

View profile

Caitlin Girdwood

Principal Consultant

Our Principal Consultant in Biopharma and Medtech contract recruitment, Caitlin, enjoys a beer (or two) in the sun with friends to relax and unwind. She doesn’t need to look too far when it comes to inspiration, citing her colleagues as the main source due to their hard work and dedication. Caitlin’s dream destination is Florence in Italy and, speaking of dreams, she’d love Barack Obama and su...

View profile

Merel van Os

Team leader for Delivery division

When Merel isn’t working hard as a Panda International Recruitment Consultant, she likes to head to the beach, kick off her shoes and enjoy the sun with an ice-cold rosé! NBA legend Michael Jordan is Merel’s top inspirational figure, but if we’re talking dream dinner party guests, it’s Barack Obama (another popular Panda choice!) and Freddie Mercury who get an exclusive invitation. Notting Hill...

View profile

Cherish Becker

Senior Recruitment Consultant

When she’s not assisting our clients with finding the best Biotech scientists, Recruitment Consultant Cherish opts to rock climb, paint or read to relax and unwind. Family is important to Cherish, with her grandmother cited as her greatest source of inspiration and her sister and best friend offered a seat at her dream dinner party table. The stunning island of Aruba is the ultimate travel des...

View profile

Ralph Looijen

Recruitment Consultant

Football-fan Ralph has been wowing clients and candidates at Panda International, focusing on Regulatory Affairs for Pharma and Biotech in the Netherlands. Outside of work, he enjoys showcasing his culinary skills in the kitchen, listening to audiobooks and playing golf. In fact, it’s Ralph’s passion for golf that sees Tiger Woods secure a place at his dream dinner party table, along with Abrah...

View profile

Aimee Brenner

Trainee recruitment consultant

We’ll kick this off with her two individuals she most wants to wine and dine; she’s opted to go for Trever Noah and Bansky. Her biggest inspiration comes from people close to her who are flourishing in their chosen paths ( Mentors, colleagues, friends). In her spare time she can be found in the outdoors surfing, hiking or participating in anything sports. Her favourite place to travel is Cape T...

View profile

Sayf Idais

Recruitment Consultant

​Sayf outside of work can be found relaxing with his friends enjoying good food or in a private spa, he also enjoys diving into a good book! Sayf draws his inspiration from Elon Musk, Ray Dalio and Tony Robbins, he believes that there is no place like Amsterdam, but in terms of holidays, he loves to go to Morocco where he enjoys the weather, food and the beach with a fresh made cocktail. While ...

View profile

Daria Petrova

Recruitment Consultant

​Daria is a huge fan of music often using it to relieve any stress from the day, this is often accompanied by going to the gym or meeting up with friends! Her daily inspiration stems from people who enjoy leaving there comfort and drives her to be better on a daily basis. She has an appreciation for the finer things in life with her favourite film being the great Gatsby and her favourite place ...

View profile

Selin Ozbeden

Recruitment consultant

Selin can be found unwinding with either, Yoga, Walking, Reading and most importantly going out for drinks and dinner with friends. Selin finds inspiration in determination which has really shown through her work. The two individuals she would invite round for dinner is Charlotte Cardin and Jeff Buckley. Her top film pick is Origins and her favourite place in the world is Florence.Our team work...

View profile

Ernest Banor

Recruitment Consultant

​Ernest is a Recruitment Consultant who has the passion and desire to make a real impact. When Ernest isn’t busy finding the best talent in the Life Science market he loves listening to music and watching Prison Break. His dream dinner party guests would be Nelson Mandela and Kwame Nkrumah a Ghanaian politician. Ghana also happens to be his favourite place in the world.Our team work with insigh...

View profile

Beata Wydurska

Recruitment Consultant

​When Beata isn’t busy helping top talent find their next opportunity in the Life Science industry she likes to spend time with her friends, watching movies and playing her favourite sports. She likes to holiday in Italy - especially Amalfi Coast and Florence. Which might be where her love of the classic film The Godfather comes from!Our team work with insight, knowledge and a dedication to del...

View profile

Oliver Holding Fay

Recruitment Consultant

​When he is trying to unwind after an exciting day at Panda, Oliver can be found at home either cooking or gaming! When travelling further afield he would visit his favourite place, Mombasa, Kenya.Oliver is another Elon Musk fan, citing him and his family as his inspiration. His ideal dinner party guests would be German philosopher, Friedrich Nietzsche and Serbian-American inventor Nikola Tesla...

View profile

Amir Mbarki

Talent Acquisition specialist

​When he’s looking to unwind from a day wowing clients and candidates, you’ll more than likely find him gaming. His favourite place to visit in the world is Dubai, and if he had to pick the ultimate movie, Batman takes the crown. Amir’s dream dinner party would see him joined by wide receiver for NFL’s Chicago Bears, Anthony Miller, and the rapper, singer, songwriter, actor, and entrepreneur ex...

View profile

Ronald Vermeulen

Operations Manager

​When he’s not busy at Panda International, you can find Ronald relaxing with a good book and home-cooked food, followed by a traditional Japanese tea ceremony. Having been inspired by his former mentor Michael Chapman, who sadly passed away a few years ago, Ronald stands by the value that difficulties are never a problem; he now sees them as challenges. Without a doubt, his favourite place in ...

View profile

Daniele Tramontina

Finance Specialist

When he’s not busy being a finance whizz at Panda International, Daniele enjoys spending time catching up on his favourite TV shows and movies on Netflix, with The Wolf of Wall Street topping his list. His main source of inspiration comes from politician Pieter Omzigt, with Augustus and Constantine the 11th invited to join him at his dream dinner party table.

View profile

Sharon Roest

Office manager

When she’s not expertly managing the Panda International office, you’ll find Sharon reading, going on her boat and catching up on Netflix. Spain is her top travel destination, and her ultimate movie choice is Disney classic, The Lion King. While her dream dinner party guests are music legend André Hazes and Buddha, it’s Sharon’s mother who’s her main source of inspiration. Our team work with in...

View profile

Anthony Miller

Senior Growth Marketer

When he’s not focusing on generating quality leads for the Panda International team, our data-driven Growth Marketer Anthony Miller enjoys having a beer with friends, watching Netflix and travelling, with Kenya’s Diani Beach his ultimate destination. His primary source of inspiration comes from his parents and brother, with Mura Mansa and Jeff Bezos securing a place at Anthony’s dream dinner...

View profile

Larissa Landim

Social Media Specialist

​Larissa joined the Panda Marketing department in August, as a social media specialist. When she isn’t busy online Larissa likes to relax by watching a series on Netflix, traveling or meeting up with her friends. Originally from Brazil it is no surprise that one of her favourite places to visit is Recife, the capital of Brazil’s northeastern state of Pernambuco.

View profile

Irene Esteve

Customer Care Consultant

​Irene joined Panda in November as Customer Care Consultant. When she isn’t busy connecting with people in the life science industry and building new relationships she likes reading books based on historical events, and listening to and discovering new music.​One of her favourite places in the world is her hometown, Santander, which is a small city in the north of Spain. Her favourite film is t...

View profile