Melanie Voskamp describes herself as honest with a hint of Dutch directness. She loves an intense and bold conversation. Such passionate conversations have a common overarching theme “Shattering the Stigma”. Melanie’s intuitive and sometimes confronting observations about the world as shared through her talks and writing will intrigue you and leave you with a desire to change the narrative together.
“I have dyslexia, and I always had to work 5 times as hard to learn what my pears understood without any effort. I worked hard, I struggled but didn’t give up, despite the long-held opinions on those faced with a learning difference.”
Melanie works as a Revenue Controller for the Asia region and has over 14 years of experience within prestige law firms. She chairs the Women in Business Community at ADB-Dutch Cham in Singapore.
Originally from the Netherlands but she has lived and worked in Europe, the Middle East and Asia. She speaks 4 languages. She has a bachelor’s degree in Hotel Administration from the Hotelschool The Hague. This has engrained in her a “getting things done with a smile” approach that serves her well in the industry she now works in.
Melanie Voskamp is the co-author of the book #MyVoice - Inspiring Stories of Hope, Courage & Fearlessness (Vol-V). Her chapter is - "I Wish You ….".