Staff at the association office


Michael Nieuwesteeg
Managing Director

"NVC is a globally unique association where more than 500 companies cooperate for the benefit of both their own future and that of the activity of packaging in general. It is a great pleasure for me as NVC director to assist your company and its employees to achieve your individual and collective goals in this field."


Rasha Alshaar
Event support and reception

"Your first contact with our association is with Ingrid or me; we will be pleased to help you! If you have an appointment with one of my colleagues or you are following one of our courses, I will cheerfully receive you and guide you. I also assist with the organisation of our training courses and activities. You are welcome to call us with any questions and I will connect you with the right person at our office!"


Serra Anker
Junior manager Packaging Materials and Processes

"As junior manager Packaging Materials and Processes, my main task is contributing to all NVC activities concerning material and process properties of packaging materials. I write for the monthly NVC Members-only Update MOU, answer member companies' questions in this area and study the future of packaging recycling together with the member companies."

  Helen Crowe
Manager Information Services

"I am responsible for the NVC information services which are only for NVC members with no costs involved. Examples include the Members-only Update (MOU) and the Members-only Environmental Regulations Guide (MERGE). If you have any questions about packaging and are looking for reliable answers, you are welcome to contact me. In our experience it is seldom the case that NVC cannot be of help."

  Oscar Faber
Manager Education and Training

“I am responsible for the NVC packaging course programmes, courses and workshops both in a physical classroom and live online (worldwide). Please contact me if you would like to know anything about the opportunities of these courses for your organisation and your employees.”

  Marian den Hertog
Financial and Personnel Administration

"As a financial officer I am responsible for the financial administration and the personnel administration of the association. I also offer support for exhibition participation and extra exposure opportunities for member exhibitors. If you have any questions about these subjects? Please contact me."


Corné Huijben
Manager Knowledge Development and Projects

"At the NVC I am responsible for the most competitive packaging innovation contest ‘De Gouden Noot’, the NVC Chair Packaging Design and Management and the NVC innovation projects. If you have any questions or maybe some new ideas? Please contact me."

  Ingrid Noordermeer
Member support and reception

“Your first contact with our association is with Rasha or me; we will be pleased to help you. I also help our members to optimally benefit from the membership and I am responsible for the member administration. If you have questions about any of these subjects, please do not hesitate to contact me”.

  Irma Walstra
Planner Education and Training and Project Assistant

"I’m responsible for the education planning and the registrations for our course programmes, courses and workshops. If you have any questions about education, dates, locations, registrations and/or tutors, please contact me."


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