Carel de Jong joins Afaya Partners team
September 2019- Carel de Jong, an international senior manager with global experience in private online education reinforces the Afaya Partners team, bringing a proven track record in key transformation challenges under very diverse competitive environments.
After 20 years in the FMCG business (Unilever and Sara Lee) holding leadership positions in European, Middle East and Asian countries and worldwide, Carel moved to the education sector in 2013, where he has been General Manager of a key strategic business unit and VP Global Market Development in the division Online of Laureate International Universities. His knowledge about online education and digital marketing will bring to Afaya clients additional value and extraordinary support.
"We are proud to count on Carel's ability to understand the key market challenges, to design the right strategies and operationalize them. His expertise will be extraordinary valuable for our clients"- stated Antonio Maceda, Founding partner at Afaya Partners.