ABIE member

David Bellingham
CEO & Director
David has over 20 years international financial services leadership experience across 6 countries and 3 continents. Black Swan Capital is an independent investment advisory firm dedicated to delivering investment advice for the specific and unique needs of internationals.
Vincent van Wijgerden
Co-founder & Senior Tax Consultant
Vincent van Wijgerden LL.M is Sr. Tax Consultant and co-founder of GVN International Tax Services. He has a degree in Tax Law (with focus on International Tax Law) from the University of Maastricht and a Masters degree in European Law from Leiden University. He has over 10 years of work experience in the field of taxation. Vincent started his career working for the de Belastingdienst (Dutch Tax Authorities). Subsequently he worked for KPMG Meijburg as expatriate tax consultant and for Van der Bend Tax consultants as expatriate and company tax consultant. In addition to his work at GVN International Tax Services, Vincent is also lecturer in (International)Tax Law at the Erasmus University Rotterdam. He has co-authored a book containing selected texts of international tax treaties for expatriate tax consultants.
Membership details


Membership details

1. ABIE dinner events are invitation only
2. To qualify as a member, you need to meet the following criteria
* Australian living in the Netherlands
* Working in the area of business
3. Change of employment status of members can result in membership delisting. We retain a discretionary allowance of 10% of members or associates who move to an unemployed or freelance status to remain in ABIE.
4. Although our dinners are networking events, we do not sell.
5. Members or associates who utilise the attendee list to prospect customers will be excluded from further invitations.
6. Only limited details of members and associates will be provided at each event
7. ABIE Netherlands will not provide or sell the member list to any third party
8. Membership is not transferable.
9. Membership will be automatically renewed unless advised in writing
10. Membership is valid for the calendar year.