Ton van Brussel

Managing director at De Rode Hoed

Ton van Brussel

Managing director at De Rode Hoed

Biography

Ton van Brussel (62) has worked in journalism for over 35 years. He has been the editor-in-chief for Leids dagblad and Elsevier, and has been the Ombudsman of NOS and program director of VARA. Nowadays he is the Managing Director of De Rode Hoed – an independent cultural debate centre in Amsterdam.

Ton is the father of 2 sons: Thijs and Lodi. Ton is known for and proud about being a autodidact: he has no college or university degree. And never attempted to get one.

Go back