Wouter is a fourth year bachelor student of the study Oriental Languages and Communication at Zuyd University in Maastricht with a major in Chinese.
Wouter went to study abroad in Beijing for half a year in 2019 where he followed classes where the only spoken language used was Mandarin Chinese. By living in Beijing for his study he also gained more understanding of the Chinese language and culture.
Wouter is aiming at being proficient in Chinese culture, history and using his communication skills to overcome cultural and language barriers while doing business with China.
Here at DSBP, Wouter will contribute to the relationship between the Dutch and China by being able to speak in various languages including Dutch, English and Mandarin Chinese. In addition, Wouter will write his bachelor thesis on a complex issue within our organisation.