Gaston van de Laar is the Client Services Director for CARTILS, an international brand design agency with offices in Amsterdam and London.
Gaston has over 20 years of comprehensive design and branding experience and is overseeing all strategic and creative output and responsible for client relationships.
He frequently gives lectures on branding and publishes in leading magazines. Before joining Claessens|Cartils in 1996, he established his own design consultancy working for various companies, amongst them Shell and Heineken Breweries.
He holds a degree in Industrial Design Engineering from Delft University of Technology.