Born in Wanssum, the Netherlands, 1976. Studied visual communication at the art academy ABK in Maastricht and followed the post-graduate course typography and type design at the KABK Den Haag. Lives in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Always on the look out for the 5kg jars of Nutella. Speaks with a Southern accent. Interested in languages. And dialects. And slang. And script. And alphabets. And type. Of course. Likes to ride a bike instead of a car. As fast as possible.