5 questions for Marcelino Dijkman

Marcelino works at Touch since 2013 as Partnership Director.


“I think the combination between being organizational and also focusing on the customer is fantastic!”

1. How do you start your working day?

I always start the day early and work out. After this I have breakfast with a good strong Barista and get to work with the focus on my agenda and calling rounds.

2. What are your activities on a day?

My work mainly consists of networking and finding merchants who want to join our gift cards. For example, I mainly look for locations that are willing to accept our Verscadeaukaart, IJscadeaukaart, Verskadokaart and IJskadokaart.

3. Op welk project of eindproduct waaraan jij hebt bijgedragen ben je trots?

I am proud of the contracts that we have been able to conclude with various fine customers. One of the most unique projects that I have succeeded in is an exclusive contract that we have concluded with Unilever and our IJskadokaart. In addition, I am proud of our company Touch, which has undergone enormous developments and made progress.

4. What makes your job so enjoyable?

I get the most satisfaction from the many different people I talk to. It is wonderful to see that our gift cards are becoming increasingly successful and the number of acceptors is enormous. In addition, giving up is not an option for me. I will keep going until I reach my goal.

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