Madeleine started her expat life in Latin America, where she lived in Colombia and Peru. Her family became enriched with two children and a dog before moving to Switzerland. They then moved again, to Vietnam, where Madeleine currently resides. In her opinion the world is too beautiful and too exciting to stay in one place forever. Madeleine is a psychologist and worked as an HR strategy consultant for a multinational company in her home country The Netherlands. While abroad, she met many expat partners who reinvented themselves. As a consultant for Global Connection, Madeleine can inspire others to seize the opportunities given by an international assignment. In her free time, Madeleine loves doing yoga, playing tennis, walking her dog and exploring new places.