Mr. Nils van Dijkman has been appointed as the Honorary Consul General of Sweden in Amsterdam as of June 3, 2020.
Nils van Dijkman is partner in the employment law practice of HEUSSEN Attorneys and Civil law notaries in Amsterdam, where he heads the Sweden Desk. He has extensive experience in advising on various employment law matters and is listed in the prestigious Legal500 as a recommended employment lawyer in the Netherlands.
Nils is fluent in Dutch, English and Swedish (native), and with his Dutch and Swedish background he will be an excellent promotor for the Swedish-Dutch business community in the Amsterdam region. In his professional role, he advises both Dutch and international companies, with an emphasis on Swedish companies.
He served as Chairman of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce for the Netherlands 2007–2015. In 2015 he was awarded the title of Honorary Member of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce as a recognition of his work.
Nils van Dijkman succeeds Edgar Peer, who has been Sweden’s Honorary Consul General in Amsterdam since 1998.