Susette van der Linden - Senior Director, Global Accounts
Susette van der Linden joined HelmsBriscoe in 2007, and was the first Associate based out of Australia. Susette saw tremendous opportunity to grow the HelmsBriscoe brand, and she is still excited to be part of this ground-breaking experience to this day. Susette’s primary role is to educate and promote HelmsBriscoe’s global value proposition, while helping her clients find the perfect venues for their events. In 2014, Susette moved to Los Angeles, California, where she manages clients from around the world.
Susette graduated from the University of Western Sydney, Australia, and has had a 15-year career in the hospitality industry. Her experience is drawn from various backgrounds, including in-house corporate events, event management, and venue management. She also worked for five years as an in-house event manager for Nike European operations in the Netherlands, where she specialized in managing events throughout Europe and the East Coast of the United States. Susette is an eight-time recipient of HelmsBriscoe's President's Club award.