The faces behind Dr2 Events – We introduce you: Ilona

Ilona Heijkoop

The faces behind Dr2 Events – We introduce you: Ilona

Who are you? Ilona Heijkoop, raised in Veendam and since 2018 living in beautiful Schevningen. I love to travel, I often go to the gym and enjoy eating out.

What is your professional background? I once started as an assistant accountant at a tax and administration office in Groningen. I then held various financial positions with a particular focus on process, quality management and internal developments. I have been working for the Dr2 organization for a year and a half as a financial controller of which Dr2 Events is a part and I am also studying Law Sciences.

What do you mainly do at Dr2 Events? I take care of the financial processing, including the payroll. I am also responsible for drawing up the financial reports and analyzes, taking care of the tax returns, preparing the annual figures and giving advice.

What interests you most in the event industry? D2 Events is a young organization with very enthusiastic people who have a passion for the profession. The wide range ensures a variety of customers, making each project unique. It is therefore very fun and interesting to watch this creative business that continues to develop at a rapid pace!