Sophia Claes is based in the Hasselt office and works as a Researcher. She operates as a generalist.
In the meantime she has already gained extensive experience in various sectors mainly within manufacturing, production and industrial products.
Furthermore she has experience in analysing the market and mapping the various relevant industries and companies within an executive search.
She studied law at the Catholic University of Leuven and during her studies, she studied one semester abroad, in France (Erasmus exchange programme).
Prior to joining Mercuri Urval, Sophia worked as a lawyer for 2 years mainly active in Criminal Law. Afterwards, Sophia switched to Mercuri Urval because she not only had a great interest in companies that are active in different sectors, but also in people and she wanted to build long-term relationships between clients and candidates.
Sophia is a member of JCI and the local employer association Jong Voka because she finds it important to network and maintain contacts.
Because of her interest in companies and the business world she will start the Postgraduate Business Administration from September 2018.
Languages: Dutch, English, French