Managing Director. Dutch. In 1999, Peter swapped his international management function in PR and communication for entrepreneurship.
He manages the company and work processes; from acquisition by developing new contacts to assisting. Peter is also responsible for project management, new business and expanding the international network of psps.
Managing Director. German. After her studies, Monika worked in banking and the Dutch-German Chamber of Commerce as manager of the export advice department and deputy director. Together with Peter Sanders, Monika founded psps in 1999, where she is responsible for project coordination, planning, controlling and new business. Monika’s focus is mostly on carrying out individual coaching projects.
Project manager at psps. Dutch. Works at psps since August 2014. Rosanne studied European Studies with an exchange in Copenhagen. Currently she is doing a master in Business Administration. Rosanne assists organizing trade missions, individual projects and generating business via the online B2B network in Germany. She focuses on the German-speaking countries, Belgium and the USA. Also, she is the official European sales support of Box Latch Europe.
Alessia Paolella is Project Manager at psps business abroad. She worked many years in Germany, responsible for international sales and export, in health technology and food. In 2009 she moved to the Netherlands, where she first worked as Sales Representative for Germany, Austria and Switzerland and afterwards as Business Developer for an e-learning company. She is Italian but she speaks also fluent English, German, French and Dutch. Within psps Alessia has day-to-day responsibility for US customers (i.e. state of Pennsylvania, Wisconsin).
Arnaud Scheper is a junior project manager at PSPS Business Abroad. He is born in Curaçao and has been working at PSPS since January 2020. Arnaud has studied Entrepreneurship and Retail management and is constantly involved in organizing trade missions, conducting market research and generating business through the online B2B network in Europe and the Caribbean. In addition, Arnaud has also gained experience in the creative industry where he is very familiar with the development of mobile applications and the production of video and photo.
Jeroen has knowledge on many facets of (online) marketing). From building Wordpress websites to regulating large-scale campaigns and analysing various data sources. This allows Jeroen to observe the marketing of businesses with a critical eye. From 2013 until the end of 2017 Jeroen had his own marketing firm (Gerse Jongens). The company started out as a small social media agency but quickly grew into a fully fledged marketing agency that uses data to develop and support large marketing campaigns for various SME's.
Originally from Montreal, Canada, Kris has a strong portfolio of skills and experience assisting both the private and public sector achieve their international business development goals.
As an export counsellor, he has assisted more than 300 companies from the United States, Canada, Australia and Estonia in developing their international business goals. Kris has also served as an investment promotion specialist for IPAs (Investment Promotion Agencies) from the North of England, Eastern Brandenburg (Germany), the State of Arizona, the Province of Québec, the State of Victoria (Australia) and, more recently, Beaufort County in South Carolina and the Ethiopian Investment Commission.
Managing director for Euro Partnerships Ltd. British. Mark has been the managing director since 2000 of Euro Partnerships Ltd. and has the responsibility over 9 SME export development programs for the German federal government (Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Technologie). He also supports transnational SME projects, doing international partner searches for UK SMEs and organizes missions for several European companies seeking partners and market entry opportunities.
Industrial Agent at Castart B.V. Dutch. Aart is an agent for foundries, forging shops and steel- and stainless steel construction shops, mainly in Portugal, Poland, Spain and Romania. The combination of low wages and skilled labourers with short delivery times and traveling costs are keeping the prices competitive. psps and Castart have an exclusive partnership in the field of consulting and matchmaking for industrial supply at international level.
Derk van Wijk is an entrepreneur, business advisor and informal investor. In short, as an entrepreneur Derk, has international experience and in depth know-how of waste management, (sustainable) energy, telecom and ICT.
Derk works with PSPS as a project initiator as well as a partner. Moreover, his special area of expertise is consulting and assisting companies in need of equity and finding potential successful companies to be presented to VC’s.