Arnout spent the first 8 years of his career at Shell in London and The Hague, where he held different global marketing roles. After obtaining his MBA at INSEAD, he worked for Interbrand and Fallon in senior regional roles in Asia Pacific.
Today, he is one of the co-founders of AccelerAsia. Arnout has worked on business development projects related to technology, media, and marketing analytics in Singapore, the Philippines, Indonesia and Malaysia.
Arnout has a Master’s Degree in Political Science from Leiden University and an MBA from INSEAD. He enjoys cooking and is a member of 2 cooking clubs in Singapore. He also speaks 6 languages – Dutch, German, English, Spanish, French and Russian.