Meet our 5 partners

Carlos Apapoe

studied Finance & Accounting and Accountancy.
has been working in accountancy since 1998, having already made a career in business.

I draw most satisfaction from always finding the best solution to a specific challenge. For me, it’s a compliment whenever I’m asked for my input and my assistance.’

Contact Carlos Apapoe: ca@hlg.nl or +31(0)6  55 33 54 56

Gerard de Gooijer

studied Finance & Accounting (Higher Education in Economic and Management) and some years later enrolled in the NIVRA-Nyenrode programme for Chartered Accountants (RA), completing the programme in 2007. In 2017 he embarked on the postgraduate programme IT Audit, Compliance & Advisory (ITACA) at VU Amsterdam.
has been working in accountancy since 2000, but took a two-year break from the profession in 2006 to work as an interim manager.

In 2008 I was asked to help develop the practice in Nijkerk together with HoogeveenLuigjes. In 2012 we started to put together our audit department. We provide assurance services with a high standard of quality, not only to local companies but also to larger and internationally oriented enterprises. Our strength lies in our ability to approach the complex subject matter with a personal touch.’

Contact Gerard de Gooijer: gdg@hlg.nl or +31 (0)6 57545603

Harry Geerts

studied Finance & Accounting (Higher Education in Economic and Management) and subsequently completed the NIVRA programme for Chartered Accountants (RA).
has been working with Gert-Jan Hoogeveen since he graduated. In 2003 he was made part-owner of HoogeveenLuigjes.

‘What I love about this job is that we get to meet all kinds of different but highly motivated business owners. They know all about their own areas of expertise, they just need help when it comes to finance, organisation and change. That’s where we come in.’

Contact Harry Geerts: hg@hlg.nl or +31(0)6 29 59 59 53

Henk Luigjes

studied at the Tax Academy when he finished school, followed by the programmes of the Dutch Institute of Registered Accountants (NIVRA) and the Dutch Federation of Tax Advisers (NFB).

has been working with Gert-Jan Hoogeveenna since 1998, following a career at the Dutch Tax and Customs Administration and Coopers & Lybrand (now PricewaterhouseCoopers).

‘Excellence in relationship management: that’s my ideal. I want to be truly engaged and add value. Delivering quality is a matter of course.’

Contact Henk Luigjes: hl@hlg.nl or +31(0)6 53 69 09 38