Niels van Belzen

FAST FACTS

  • Start programme: January 2024
  • Entry age: 35 years
  • Company: Seatrade Group N.V.
  • Job title: General Manager Ecuador

WHAT IS YOUR COUNTRY OF ORIGIN?

The Netherlands, although some say I’m half Guayaco (from Guayaquil) in meantime.

WHAT IS YOUR NICKNAME?

Here locally some say “ El Vikingo” (the Viking) being from a country that here they consider Viking countries.

WHAT DO YOU LIKE THE MOST FROM THE MAASTRICHTMBA – ONLINE TRACK?

The flexibility and so far the course material has a lot of relevant overlap with my job.

WHY DO YOU WANT TO APPLY?

Happy to contribute to further development of the programme and make some extra effort for the student community.

WHAT ARE YOUR PLANS FOR THE ONLINE PROGRAMME?

Passing all the courses ;-).

WHAT WOULD YOU LIKE TO CHANGE/ADDRESS/ACHIEVE/IMPROVE BEING A STUDENT REPRESENTATIVE?

I’m too brief part of the programme now, just a few weeks to say what I would like to improve or change. Maybe try to canalise feedback about the programme from students to the university.

CAN YOU PLEASE SHARE WITH US YOUR CAMPAIGN SLOGAN WHY PEOPLE SHOULD VOTE FOR YOU?

Your voice, your president – let’s make it happen.

BEER OR COCKTAIL?

Beer

BEACH OR MOUNTAIN?

Beach

CAT OR DOG?

Cat