Lyke is a Director of Hillbrook and has over 16 years’ experience in the field of expatriate tax, international mobility and assignment management. Before joining Hillbrook in December 2013, Lyke worked for 2 years with Boxx, an expatriate consultancy firm in Belgium. Prior to that, she worked for more than 13 years in the International Assignments group of PricewaterhouseCoopers, managing several large client engagements and providing technical advice and guidance to HR, Tax and Finance professionals on all aspects of assignments including compensation, tax and HR issues. Since 2012 Lyke has been a teacher at the Expatise Academy, teaching the subject ‘Understanding the system of international taxation and the avoidance of double taxation’ and she is regularly asked as a speaker at the Expatcenter Amsterdam. Lyke has a degree in both Civil Law and Tax Law. Lyke’s area of expertise is in international tax and social security planning for expatriate individuals, but also has a broad knowledge of immigration/visa and experience with outsourcing projects. Beside a personal connection with Asia, she is half Indonesian and her parents have lived in India and Japan, she has a broad experience advising Dutch companies who assign their Dutch employees to Asia (mainly China, Indonesia and Singapore) and Indian companies who assign their employees to the Netherlands.
Lyke joined the Expatise Faculty in 2013.