Nienke Fokma

Nienke Fokma

Consultant Executive Search/directie

Nienke started with Legal People more than 20 years ago and is nowadays a boardmember. She was involved in the set up of subsidiary Legal Work Force and worked for many years as managing consultant of this organisation. Nienke mainly handles executive searches for legal and compliance positions with final responsibility and has an extensive network of General Counsel and Heads of Legal and/or Compliance.

‘The intensive contact with clients and candidates make that after 20 years I still really enjoy this work. Some former candidates turned client over the past few years; for some clients I have been able to compile their entire team and other clients I have supported when they worked for various employers in the recruitment and selection of their employees, both on permanent and temporary contracts and on a project basis.’

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