Gerjan has nearly forty years’ experience in working for consumers. Gerjan is Director of the Consumentenbond Claimservice and Vice-President of BEUC.
Consumentenbond was founded in 1953 and serves some half-million members in the Netherlands. All its activities are aimed at strengthening the position of consumers and empowering them to make informed choices. We publish a wide range of magazines, books, and have the largest subscribers website in the Netherlands. Also social media are increasingly important for a continuous dialogue with consumers. Next to comparative tests we offer switch services, financial advantages and personal service and advice to both members and non members. We put a lot of effort in campaigning for consumer rights, both in the Netherlands as internationally. Currently our main campaigns are on financial services, healthcare, food and free internet and digital safety.
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