Berndt brings 15 years of C-Suite experience in leading digital marketing, sales, data, content and lead generation b2b and e-commerce teams (omnichannel) to heading up a new integrated content solutions team across Edelman EMEA.
With a Masters in Economics from VU Amsterdam where he wrote his thesis on creating value for e-businesses, he subsequently specialized in performance marketing, content marketing and marketing & sales automation for world-leading corporates and SaaS scale-ups.
Starting his career in marketing & branding for Red Bull before moving to drinks giant Pernod Ricard, his subsequent senior board level experience includes Marketing Director, Warner Music Benelux and Digital Director Yves Rocher in addition to other tech and media leadership roles in top tier agencies.
Entrepreneurial and full of energy, Berndt is passionate about helping leading teams which help brands thrive and become powerful storytellers as they seek to deepen connections with audiences in a social-first world.
He lives in Amsterdam with his partner and young daughter.