Thalita van Ogtrop
Thalita van Ogtrop loves to start companies and is currently founder of The Next Closet. After having finished her MSCs in International Business and Law at the University of Sydney she started her career at a sustainable design agency in Amsterdam. From there it did not take long before she founded her own sustainable campaign agency Professional Passionates (2010) and kick started the transition platform Circle Economy (2011).
Now she is full-time busy with The Next Closet which she founded in 2013 and recently received a large investment (January 2016). The Next Closet is the online resale marketplace for pre-loved designer clothes & accessories in the Benelux. Its mission is to inspire women to invest in qualitative fashion items by reselling their wardrobes via the consignment services offered by The Next Closet. At The Next Closet her love for sustainability, tech and branding comes together. Other than being CEO, Thalita is responsible for new business development, sales and marketing.