Maarten Bouwhuis

Presenter – Moderator – Discussion Leader

Maarten Bouwhuis is a frequently requested presenter, moderator and discussion leader distinguished by his enthusiast and engaged approach, substantive focus and timely sense of humour.

BNR Nieuwsradio (BNR News Radio)
Since 2007, Maarten has been active in various roles for BNR Nieuwsradio. He is currently the presentator of BNR in Bedrijf.

He has previously presented BNR Groeihelden (2018), the BNR Klantenshow (2011-2014), De opvolgers (2015, 2016), BNR Gangmakers (2015-2017) and BNR The Next Step (2017). He also presented podcasts such as The Cashless Future and Mercedes next (2018).

Maarten is also a recognized presenter for FD Media Group. He was presentator of the Young Circles and Gangmakers Xtra). Between 2013 and 2017 he presented the FD Gazellen, honouring the fastest growing enterprises in the Netherlands. He also presented the Yacht Challenge and several debates about mobility, finance and technology.

In 2010 and 2012, Maarten worked with RTL News to organize and moderate The Carre Debate on upcoming parliamentary elections. During 2013 and 2014, Maarten appeared daily on RTL Z TV as program presenter of Ondernemerszaken (Entrepreneur Affairs).

Moderator & Discussion Leader
As a weekly moderator or discussion leader for government and businesses, Maarten has acquired extensive knowledge on a broad range of concerns. Common themes include business services, banking, insurance, retail, sustainability, logistics, healthcare, spatial planning, energy, politics, and local government.

Career
Maarten Bouwhuis studied Communications in Rotterdam with a specialization in the need for debate education. He has contributed as moderator and trainer for the Dutch Debate Institute. In 2010, he published the booklet Mag ik u Quoten (May I Quote You), offering media tips for board and council members.