Michael is an entrepreneur with experience setting up multiple businesses in the UK and mainland Europe. He has worked predominately with B2B companies and focuses on business relationships. His expertise lies in sales and strategy and he is highly knowledgeable in the justice sector.
Michael is in an entrepreneurial couple with Sabine Vreugdenhil, who have set up Pink Umbrella Studios to empower (ex)offenders with the means to create their own future using tech. As a result, charities and social enterprises benefit from a professional website at minimum costs. Together, they share a passion for entrepreneurship and campaign for equality in digital tools.
Talks I've Given
Lightning Talk: From Prison to Start-Up Entrepreneur; Digital Solutions that Pave the Way in Social Tech
Featuring Sabine Vreugdenhil and Michael Vreugdenhil
Technology is readily available and cheap as ever. Yet, a large number of people struggle with digitally illiteracy and are not able to fully harness and capture the benefits that technology has to offer. Code 4000 and Pink Umbrella Studios are two examples of digital solutions that pave the way...diversity pinkumbrellastudios code4000 digital social-impact coding inclusivity