Nathalie Lans won her first essay contest at the age of seven. After secondary school, she studied Dutch language and literature at Leiden University and Communication Sciences at Utrecht University. Nathalie founded FreeLans B.V. in 1993 and built it into a successful communication agency and publishing house. In 2001, she started a second company, NL2, to express her love for music.
Photo by Paul de Graaff.