Thijs Stoffer has an extensive international experience in US and European business development and strategic consulting. He has a wide ranged network and speaks multiple languages. Thijs worked as consultant to the International Consortium of Real Estate Associations since 2004 before becoming its CEO in 2007. Thijs was awarded an honorary CIPS (Certified International Property Specialist) designation in 2005. As manager of business development, Thijs Stoffer worked for the Dutch subsidiary of a US corporation selling business information systems and direct marketing services. Thijs Stoffer was trained in strategic communications, political science and international relations.