Irène graduated with distinction from the architecture & urban developments faculty of the Eindhoven University of Technology. She began her career at Diederen Dirrix vanWylick Architecten, after which she worked for ten years as an architect on a variety of projects for Meyer en Van Schooten. In this capacity, Irène was responsible for the New Babylon in The Hague, Rederij Van der Zwan in Scheveningen, Villa Sparrendaal in Vught and ASR’s head offices in Utrecht. She has extensive experience with complex, large-scale assignments and sustainable renovation, but is at the same time skilled in distinctive, smaller-scale work. Currently she is responsible for PPP Het Gelders Huis.