Ilja was born and raised in Amsterdam. She is married and has two daughters.Before Ilja started working with Rabobank in 1992, she first worked as an au-pair in Athens and New York. During her time with Rabobank she acquired the profession of mortgage planner and financial planner.Ilja gained more advisory experience with an independent intermediary and another bank. She made a conscious choice to come and work with Expat Mortgages, because with Expat Mortgages she can do what she likes best, to advice and guide customers during a mortgage process.
Ilja always has time for her customers. She always feels responsible and will maintain a high service level. Her personal goal is to provide customers with clear advice as soon as possible. She will take personal wishes of customers into account and will adjust the options based on current law and regulations. In her spare time Ilja likes to catch up with friends and family. Together with her family she likes to travel.