Erwin Berghuis was born and raised in a small village near Assen called Rolde. At the age of 21 he moved to the city of Groningen, where he resides to this day, to study at the International Business School. In his third year at the IBS Erwin travelled abroad to Spain to study in Valencia and to do an internship at the Deutsche Bank at Los Alcazares, Murcia. After graduating he worked a few years for a trading company in liquors. In 2004 he switched to the Rabobank to become a mortgage advisor. He worked there until july 2021, the last couple of years as Private Banker.
In his spare time Erwin likes to spend time with his 2 children and being on the footbal pitch. He has been playing football since he was young and still loves the game. If there is any time left, he likes to play golf, especially in the summer.