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Michiel Dekkers – How do you felt?

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  • Michiel Dekkers

After studying Electrical Engineering in Delft, Michiel started in 2000 as a Technical Consultant at the telecom giant Verizon, after which he gained commercial experience in 2003 as a sales manager at SNT, the market leader in call centers in the Netherlands. In 2006 he took the leap as an entrepreneur and started building Freedom Of Creation, a design agency specialized in Rapid Manufacturing (3D Printing). After a successful sale to the listed 3D Systems in 2011, Michiel joined the social enterprise i-did as co-owner. In addition to the social one, it also has a sustainable mission; from discarded textiles to high-quality end products made from recycled felt!