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Australians in business
sharing their experiences
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seminars and talks
networking in the Netherlands
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events throughout the year.
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ABIE-NL’s enthusiastic volunteer team is motivated to help foster

strong relationships between Australian and Dutch business partners

By day, Jennifer runs her own business managing SME’s setting up in the Netherlands, facilitates corporate training and is a university lecturer in Creative Business. Jennifer has been working globally with a focus on Europe, UK, Israel and Africa.

Jennifer Tucker


The Netherlands is a new home for Alexandra, having relocated from Australia in July 2023. Alexandra is an economist, with expertise in financial markets. She currently works for STX Commodities in Amsterdam, focusing on the green energy transition.

Alexandra Veroude

Director of Memberships

David Bellingham


Caitlyn moved to the Netherlands in Sept 2023 to found her business, The Waste Not Spot, where she is a Circular Sustainability Consultant helping organisations transition to a circular economy. She loves maintaining a professional and personal connection between Australia and the Netherlands and is looking forward to propelling connections even further through the art of communication.

Caitlyn Socwell

Director of Communications

Carolyn Moore is originally from Sydney where she studied Economics and in her early career worked as an industrial relations advocate including at Australian Business Limited (now the NSW Business Chamber).  In 2008, she left Australia and has subsequently lived and worked in Vietnam, Singapore, the United Kingdom, and since 2018 – the Netherlands, where she resides with her daughters.  Carolyn is a Chief People Officer and has specialised in people-centred digital transformation.

Carolyn Moore

Director of Content

Sandra loves connecting with Australians and helping them grow their businesses where she can. She is looking forward to creating new opportunities for members to connect and support each other and bring a little taste of Australia to the Netherlands.

Sandra Judd

Director of Events

Dianne has lived in Amsterdam for a few decades. Her work ranged from education to several years as a media representative for international publications.

Dianne Biederberg

Office Manager

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.