Jan Evert Veer


Jan Evert Veer, who trained as a PE teacher at a sports academy in The Hague, worked in secondary education for 14 years before making the switch to the private sector.

After completing a traineeship at a BP subsidiary, Jan Evert, in his capacity as director, managed the reorganisation and sale of a technical services provider located in Amsterdam.

A co-founder of Optisport Leisure Group, Jan Evert served as the company’s Director of Operations for more than 15 years and helped the company develop into a market leader. Since his successful exit from this company in 2012, he has been involved as a volunteer/board member in the operation of a number of sports accommodations in the Nieuw-West (New West) district of Amsterdam.