With her experience in the retail, consumer products and pharmaceutical industries, she understands the dynamics and challenges of leadership and how to attract the best talent. Jacomien specializes in assignments for CEOs, senior executives and non-executive positions for leading B2C and B2B organizations, and in an array of functions, including general management, commerce, marketing and communications.


  • CEO succession
  • Chief commercial officers, chief data officers and chief marketing officers
  • Organizational culture
  • Board of directors


Recent work

  • Leading more than 240 CEO and top team successions for national and international consumer companies
  • Developing and leading an international, multifunctional Spencer Stuart team to serve clients sustainably and consistently.
  • Advising national and international companies on attracting talent who are able to develop and enrich the culture
  • Developing and facilitating leadership workshops for talent in the Netherlands

Previous Experience

  • Various commercial, international roles with Royal Ahold Delhaize
  • Member of the European Commerce Leadership Team for Walgreens Boots Alliance
  • Leader of the international liquid consumer coffee business and developed an e-commerce strategy for Sara Lee
  • CMO for Intralox, a global conveyer belt manufacturer


  • M.B.A. from the University of Amsterdam

Practice Areas