Walter Groenen is since 2006 managing director of CJP (NL: Cultureel Jongeren Paspoort) (Cultural Youth Pass). Additionally, CJP is one of the founding members of the European Youth Card Association.
Walter studied business economics in Rotterdam and after his military service, he got his first employment at the ING Bank as a marketing professional. After 7 years he started working for the Dutch public broadcasting company (NPO) and was responsible for the marketing communication of the three public tv channels and the (starting) online community.
In 2004 he became the business director of the International Film Festival Rotterdam and moved back to Amsterdam in 2006 to start his position as managing director of CJP.
On the EYCA Board, Walter will represent the EYCA members of Group 3.
You can follow Walter on Twitter: @Waltergroenen