This page shows you an overview of the benefits offered to VCV Members. Ideas and suggestions for benefits are most welcome at the Alumni Office, At this moment we offer the following benefits:




Koninklijke IGC

Nyenrode Alumni VCV has recently become corporate member of the Koninklijke IGC. Under this corporate membership we can add multiple cardholders. The cost per cardholder are € 430.40 (excluding VAT) per year. Only our VCV members can become cardholder.

If you would like to register as a cardholder of the Koninklijke IGC, you can use this application form (Dutch). We kindly ask you to also add your CV to your application. The application can be sent by email at When it is received, you will be invited by email for an interview with two members of the balloting committee. On the first (working) day of the following month, the committee will inform you on the result and of course they hope to welcome you as a member.

If you wish to participate in a few activities to get to know the Club and the members a bit better this, will be possible as well. You can register up to three times as a guest at their department Club Activities. They can, if necessary, provide further information. Contact: tel: 020-5317439.

Vacation in the Provence

Yvonne Vredendaal-Tillemans (19950169) has a beautifull offer for members of the VCV who are looking for a nice place for a vacation in the Provence, France. At the bottom of the Mont Venoux, in the little town Montbrun les Bains, lies the estate Château des Gipières with the characteristic Villa D'Aulan. In this villa there is an appartement with a surface of 115m2 that is also for rent. The appartement is suited for 2 to 8 persons and offers a grand living, two bedrooms, a bathroom with bathtub, a kitchen with all the comfort needed and airconditioning.

VCV-members get a 15% discount for their stay. For more information you can visit Yvonne's website You can also call her on +31(0)6-22830291 or send an E-mail to Don't forget to mention that you are a VCV-member.



Wim Schimmel’s (19920952) offers online backup for a great price. The ideal online backup solution for every family, one-man-band and SMEs.

LiveSchijf is introducing the highly-praised technology from the UK’s Livedrive in the Netherlands. It is an online backup program that offers the greatest security against a computer crash, fire or theft. The program is easy to install, works fullyautomatically, and makes an unnoticed and safe backup of all files. Because of its simplicity, LiveSchijf is also eminently suitable for less experienced computer users.

LiveSchijf has no data limit or other limitation. You can make unlimited numbers of computer backups. A LiveSchijf Backup account is available EUR 44.95 per year. VCV members get LiveSchijf Backup for just EUR 34.95 for the first year. LiveSchijf Premium is the extended version of LiveSchijf Backup. This account also offers a multifunctional online hard disk with a capacity of 512 GB. With LiveSchijf Premium you can safely work on files from anywhere or share them with colleagues, friends and family. You can get a LiveSchijf Premium account for EUR 99.95 per year. VCV members get LiveSchijf Premium in the first year for just EUR 79.95. Prices include VAT.

The best way to experience LiveSchijf is to simply try it: each new user gets to first use LiveSchijf Backup free of charge without any further obligation. Register via For more information:


Learn to play golf with TheSwingDoctor

Niek Lapidaire (19840517) first encountered golf in 1990 and within no time was entirely sold on the sport. The addiction got so out of hand that in 2006, after almost 20 years in business, he decided to head in a new direction and follow the PGA golf training program. He is now a PGA-A professional and has been teaching at golf centre Amstelborgh near Amsterdam for some three years.

Niek would love to share his passion for the sport with you and turn you into a (better) golfer. As a member of the VCV you will receive a 20% discount on the rates published by TheSwingdoctor (not valid for off-peak rates or lesson cards). For more information go to, or send Niek an email:



B&B Het Gein

Since 2007, Raymond Dommanschet (19880042), his wife Stephanie and their two daughters have been living in an old farm that dates back to 1865 on The Gein in Abcoude. A year ago an old pig’s den with hayloft was converted into a luxury Bed and Breakfast with two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a large lounge, full kitchen and large meeting room. Especially for VCV members, they are prepared to offer a discount of 20% on a night’s stay in the B&B, which is normally EUR75-85 per room. B&B Het Gein enjoys a rural location on the dike of the gorgeous river Het Gein. A typical Dutch environment in which you can cycle, walk, horse-ride and take out a canoe. There are also two golf courses nearby. For more information: or get in touch through Provide your VCV number when you reserve.



Painting for research

Ad Rooymans (19590078) paints. It was his first professional training even before he went to Nyenrode. At the end of last year he was informed he had a lung tumor for which he – as things appear – was treated with considerable success in the Antoni van Leeuwenhoek hospital in Amsterdam. After discussions with researchers, he heard about a research project in which the NKI (Nederlands Kanker Instituut, or Dutch Cancer Institute) is the world leader: ‘tailored cancer therapy’. In this new form of therapy, treatments are no longer standard but rather aligned precisely to individual cases.

Schilderij Ad Rooymans (benefit)Based on this knowledge, and also because of the great care, Ad has decided the following: any VCV-member who asks him to create a painting will receive a 20% discount off the price he would normally charge. After delivery the client is sent an invoice for half the agreed sum, and one with half the sum for the NKI as a contribution to the research project. Of course the client can determine the subject matter of the painting without limitation to the subject or technique. All can be agreed previously. If you are interested get in touch via You can see large copies of all paintings on



With a touch of Rose

Anne-Rose Hartman-Van der Krabben (19890088) is offering a 20% discount off the RRP for the products from ‘With a touch of Rose’. The ‘With a touch of Rose’ collection contains baby articles for care, carry and storage. Everything is made using 100% organic (GOTS) and Fairtrade cotton (Max Havelaar).

Benefits With a touch of rose The products are no-nonsense, practical in their use and feel soft. The nappy bag and pajama bag are useful for storage and are friendly accessories in the baby room. The pajama bag can also be used as a visiting/day bag. The sleeping bag (with or without sleeves) ensures the baby has a constant temperature while asleep. This can be augmented by a hot water bottle in the hot water bottle bag. ‘With a touch of Rose’ has a carrying cloth for the parents. The carrying cloth offers the baby a safe, secure spot and With a touch of Rose the parents can get on with what they want to do. In addition to the products being a great gift to receive or give, you also contribute to better living and working conditions of cotton farmers, their families and other employees in the cotton production chain. You will also be supporting the protection of the environment.

For more information get in contact via or go direct to, where you’ll find pictures, price and ordering information. You can also follow us:


Owners' Associations management

Alain Mulder (20040083) set up Totaal VvE Beheer, where you can arrange the management of your Owners’ Association for your apartment complex. We can take on the entire management or just part of it, however you like. Services include Financial, Technical and Administrative management. Communication and top quality service are key. Our emergency room can be reached 24/7 for technical calamities and OA members have constant online access to the information and finances of their OA.

VCV members get a 20% discount for the first year, thereby Benefiting the entire OA. More information on or mail Alain Mulder via Amulder@totaalvvebeheer.



Virtual office / flexibel office-space in Amsterdam

Peter Lagerwaard (19980340) started together with businesspartners the Smart Business Center in Amsterdam, where officespace can be rented in a verye flexible way, and also a virtual office. With the virtual office you get a mailing address in Amsterdam and a 020-phonenumber that you can forward to your mobile phone of the receptionist. When you move you can keep the phonenumber. Also you can make use of the business lounge for free to receive guests. There's is also the option to rent meetingrooms for meetings with a client or an office to focus on your work.

For VCV-members it is possible to rent a virtual office for 169,- Euro a month (year contract), that's a discount of 17% on the normal price. Besides that VCV-members receive a discount on all other options for office-renting. On the website you will find more information about the possibilities of the Smart Business Center and also more photo's and video's of the offices. When you are interested, call or mail for a tour and mention that you are a member of the VCV.


Benefits New Tailor- Tailors suit

New Tailor ( is since 1997 the tailoring of Roel Wolbrink (19940974) and Hans van Goch (19940920). It's thé adress for custom-made suits in the Netherlands. A custom-made suit or shirt is often seen as a luxury. Because nobody is average, New Tailor sees it as a fun necessity. Of course you will get a personal advice. The man for who the suit or shirt is made is always the starting point. New Tailor never gets leaded by fashion, but does gets leaded by the man, his wishes and the way he moves.


New Tailor has a special Benefit for members of the VCV: a custom-made suit in Bijstand-blue of Heeren Vijf-grey for 650 Euro instead of 900 Euro. You can call for an appointment: Utrecht: 030-2328044, Amsterdam: 020-3300838, Oegstgeest: 071-5237120. This offer doesn't count in combination with other offers.