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Carole den Ouden

B.A. (Hons), MA
Senior Consultant

Botersloot 27
3011 HE Rotterdam

Office: +31 6 54 35 69 78

Mobile: +31 6 543 569 78



Real Estate Consultant with broad (18 years) experience in advising organisations (occupiers) in accommodation and corporate real estate matters. Specialties: Tenant representation, transaction management, client management, strategic accommodation plans, masterplanning, portfolio analysis, asset management, corporate real estate management.


Owner DENOVAS, 2009-2015: Interim corporate real estate management, property management, assetmanagement for occupiers, clients: Pon Automotive, MAN, Nationale Nederlanden, ING

Associate director DTZ CRES, 1998-2009: started as trainee ended as associate director of DTZ Zadelhoff CRES, worked for numerous occupiers/corporate clients like: ASICS, Global Collect, TNT, Pon, Sanofi, HP, UPC, Hagemeyer, BB-Ned, Symantec, Versatel, GGD, Alfa Laval



  • Nationale Nederland a.i. Masterplan Housing > centralization of office functions and big decrease of m2 leased area (approx. 100,000 m2) by means of implementing New Ways of Working, FTE decrease and transforming single tenant offices into multi-tenant offices (shared facilities).

  • Pon a.i. Commercial property and transactionmanager. As transaction manager and advisor responsible for Sale & Leaseback part of the freehold portfolio (transaction value approx. EUR 45 mio). Negotiations and rental support. Due diligence for mergers and acquisitions. Advising the Director Real Estate (a.o. recruitment) and the Holding Director (a.o. development and professionalization of CRE department).

  • Pharos Foundation. Counselling for headoffice > organizing workshop housing, schedule of requirements, location survey, request for proposals, lease negotiations and lease new headoffice of 1,100 m2.

  • ING Facility Management/Corporate and Local Real Estate Management a.i. Manager asset management LREM. Also commercial property manager and project manager for “Project Readiness”. Responsible for making ING's property portfolio (own use) ready for the split into a bank and an insurance company according to the rules set for the split. Managed to split the portfolio without any rent increases or lease extensions. 

  • Diverse advisory works in the field of Corporate Real Estate Management, transaction management and ‘Tenant Rep’. Fulfilling several roles over time: consultant, project and process manager, client manager and transaction manager.


Brokerage: Tenant Representation, Corporate Solutions, Lease Advisory, Occupier Services, Consultancy Services, Corporate Transaction and Portfolio Management, Transactions Services, Industrial and Logistics, Mixed-Use, Office


Nyenrode Business University, Young Management Program

Tilburg University, Master Policy and Organisational Sciences

Avans Hogeschool, Bachelor Building Management

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