Jan Geert Bakker
Director of Taxes City of Amsterdam & Chairman of the National Association of Local Taxes, Gemeente Amsterdam
Jan Geert Bakker is Director of the Department of Taxes of the City of Amsterdam and chairman of the National Association of Local Tax Authorities (LVLB). After starting his career as a detective at the FIOD, he has been Director in various positions in the public sector for 20 years. Jan Geert is committed to cooperation between his Department and other organizations in the country or in the city. He does this with this principle in mind: “There is nothing in society that is not related to taxes in any way.” Jan Geert is a lawyer, economist and master of Public Management.