Mick de Haas
Born 25th of May 1953
Married to Grace since 1983 with three boys
Joe-Jay 22, Charlie 18 and Mickey 15.
International sponsorship consultant. Mick and his team advise international corporations with sponsorship strategies and plans. Since 1979 Mick has been involved in virtually every kind of sport in the world. Mostly as representative/advisor of some of the world largest companies. Cars and motor-sport have been a passion since the very day Mick visited his first race-weekend at the Zandvoort circuit. This was back in the 60’s. Through his work he has been involved in almost every type of international motor-sport in the world. F1, Le Mans, Paris, Dakar, WRC. His clients in motor-sport include Renault, Audi, Aston Martin, Bentley, Jaguar, Chrysler, Mitsubishi, Nissan. Most recently Mick was the architect of the ING Group sponsor program in Formula 1.
In August this year the MdH NL team successfully helped the organisation of Sail Amsterdam 2010 that took place in the port of Amsterdam and attracted 1.5 million visitors in 4 days.
Anthony (Anty) Verloop
Born 14th of May 1952
Married Sonja since 1982 with two children
son Joris 26, daughter Carlot 24.
After studying Building Engineering (HTS Utrecht) Anthony has worked since 1978 in the real estate business (project development, investment and financing) and is currently risk manager with SNS Property Finance International; financing investment and development real estate in Europe and Northern America. In 1985 a Real Estate Broker exam was added.
The same as Mick, cars have always been his passion and rally driving of special interest. As a little boy Anty had a poster of the first Porsche 911 above his bed on which he added by drawing some typical rally attributes. At that time he also dreamed of a plan to drive to India with a Land Rover, together with his father and brother, which never happened.