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Gertjan Schaefers



  • Amsterdam

Gertjan Schaefers is CEO of Wunderman Thompson Commerce EMEA. Twenty years ago, Gertjan started his own eCommerce agency Eperium, sensing that eCommerce was the trigger that would change the world on how customers get inspired, search and buy products. ​

Now, following two decades of impressive growth, his agency has transitioned into Wunderman Thompson Commerce, an international digital agency, filled with digital talent that continue to reinvent and accelerate the digital reality of businesses. ​

Gertjan enjoys creating energetic teams of people who can inspire companies to digital transformation, and helping clients to benefit the full potential of a world where everyone is connected. ​

He has helped dozens of brand leading companies become digital leaders and grow their online business. He is still pursuing his dream; inspiring companies to digitally transform and leverage the full potential of a world where everyone is connected.

He loves the friendly atmosphere at Wunderman Thompson and working with people from so many different cultures. In his free time, he enjoys sailing, skiing, biking, stand-up paddle boarding, and being in the great outdoors.