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Annet Lekkerkerker
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Annet Lekkerkerker

Annet Lekkerkerker (1965) has extensive experience as a manager in the Dutch arts and cultural sector. Since October 2009 she has been Managing Director of the Holland Festival, the foremost performing arts festival in The Netherlands. She collaborates with artistic directors Pierre Audi (until 2014) and Ruth Mackenzie (since then). From 2002 to 2009 Lekkerkerker was Head of Programming at the Stadsschouwburg Amsterdam, the Netherlands’ most prestigious theatre, developing the artistic strategy and planning, also for the new auditorium. From 1998 until 2002 she worked alongside director Johan Simons, first as director of marketing & communications and later as managing director for ZTHollandia. Annet Lekkerkerker sits in various Boards and Supervisory Boards and chairs the Amsterdam Cultural Coalition.