About Stephanie

Senior recruiter

The right partner for you

Born and raised in France, Stéphanie came to the Netherlands in 1989, after completing her university degree in international business and marketing-communications to join Philips Consumer Electronics in Eindhoven.

Fortune 500 companies

Stéphanie later moved on to take up senior positions in Product Development, Marketing and Sales management within a variety of Fortune 500 companies, headquartered within the Netherlands, before joining Dell in 2005 as European Marketing Director.

People and business development

At Dell, Stéphanie further developed her passion for business, thriving within the dynamic environment, on the need for quick decision making, and her zeal for people management, whilst leading the executive marketing team of Dell located in the Netherlands through both challenging and exciting times.

In 2008 Stéphanie decided to further specialize in people and business development, choosing to join an international executive search firm where she could simultaneously make excellent use of her people and business skills in rebuilding their consumer, retail and CMO practice in the Netherlands, with a strong belief that people are the heart and soul of any organization.

Senior management recruitment

Stéphanie started her own company, SEMARE in 2011 with drive and passion to embrace her people management philosophy and share her new generation leader’s vision with her clients, partners and network.


Stéphanie is married to Wouter, she has two sons, Alexander and Jonathan, a daughter Charlotte and a dog Suzy. Her hobbies include running, horse-riding, tennis and sharing good times with friends and family all over the world.