Youri studied communication and started in 2000 as a pioneer in digital marketing at D-reizen and ANWB Reizen. He then worked at Tele2 as an E-commerce Manager and completed a management traineeship. He worked internationally to roll out best practices in online marketing for Tele2 in other countries.
Since 2007, Youri has worked as a Digital Marketing Consultant for various telecom, retail, and media companies in the Netherlands and Scandinavia. One of his first clients was the telecom company Simpel, where he was Marketing & Customer Operations Director until the company was sold to T-Mobile.
In his free time, he enjoys the outdoors in the Beemster with his family, relatives, and friends. He is a true bon vivant and loves good food and wine.
Youri supports the rapid growth of Elfi in the areas of marketing and digital innovation in real estate development and management.