About Us

We are GROWE NL


We are your partners in transforming spaces into exceptional experiences. With a profound commitment to professionalism, a dedication to personalized service, and a flair for creativity, we redefine the standards of property and facility management.

Lodewijk van Grootel

After several management positions in the Hospitality industry, Lodewijk made the transition to residential property management. After his experience in the PBSA (Purpose Built Student Accomodation) industry, where he was responsible for over 1700 apartments and 25 commercial tenants, he started working independently for various developers. These assignments ranges from taking over full management, supervising openings and project management.

Lodewijk is an expert in the field of residential property management. Because of his broad experience of different residential buildings, he immediately finds opportunities in existing or new developments. Moreover, he gladly joins discussions during the development phase as this is an important phase to anticipate on the desired result of a property. E.g. WWS, service costs, logistics and routing.

Within Growe NL, Lodewijk is your contact person on co-living & residential property management.

Stefan Wetselaar

From his hospitality background, Stefan has held various positions at large corporate office buildings. With over 10 years of experience on multiple disciplines in asset & facility management (12 offices, more than 15,000 m2), Stefan is the expert on commercial- and facility management.

Stefan is particularly knowledgeable in the field of office design, housing needs and “the new way of working”. With his eye for detail and secure management of stakeholders, he ensures that a project always lands on its feet. He is a very experienced FM business partner.

Within Growe NL, Stefan is responsible for integrated facility management and commercial property management.

Meet the team

Filip Schmidt

Project Manager

Filip has a background in hospitality and embarked his career in financial advisory, where he assessed investment opportunities and developed concepts for hospitality real estate assets. After several years of consultancy, Filip moved to Greystar, where he managed the largest co-living and multi-use asset in Europe. His expertise lies in project management and identifying avenues for maximizing the potential of these properties.
Joel Tjon-A-Tsien
Technical Property Management
Joel is an experienced Technical Property Manager Manager with a demonstrated history of working in the hospitality and real estate industry. He graduated from HBO Bouw- & Vastgoedmanagement. He has conducted multiple LTMP`s for hotels and co-living properties and is an expert on technical installations and maintenance requirements. ed her innate talent for creating and designing websites and corporate identities for various companies.

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