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Dr Paul H. A. Akkermans, MBA

Hong Kong, London, Miami and The Netherlands
Paul holds a masters degree in International Business & Management. After completion of his studies Paul worked in insurance broking with his own company from circa 1987. The company was market leader in The Netherlands for liability insurance and employee & personal benefit insurance, and for academic hospitals. Paul sold his company in 1997 for several $million to a large competitor. Before and after selling his business, Paul had engaged in property development and acted both on his own account and for third parties as a consultant/ corporate financier. Paul has helped conclude many transactions, in the field of HR consulting, television, telecommunication, sports, aviation, energy, biotech, fashion, medical, real estate and manufacturing/construction. He also operates as a mediator in complex international projects and disputes. As such Paul maintains a worldwide network, with business/ political contacts in Asia, Central, North and South America, Middle East and Europe. Paul is internationally mobile, an energetic business man with strong entrepreneurial skills. He is recognized as a highly committed networker, business developer and trouble shooter with strong commercial, communication and leadership skills. He's multilingual and well adapted to different cultures. Paul enjoys sports, cooking, music, travelling and meeting new people.

Mail address: p@ulakkermans.com