In his active career, Paul Overdijk has been, among many other positions, Director Strategy at TNT and Royal Post NL. In his last job before retirement, he was responsible for the parcel division PostNL Parcels and for mergers and acquisitions.
Next to his day-job, Paul has always been active in LGBT organizations. He was co-founder of the LGBT networks at TNT and PostNL. Paul was also co-founder of Workplace Pride and its chairman until 2013. Next to his membership of the Workplace Pride Advisory Board, Paul is also member of the Advisory Council of the Foundation for Homosexuality and Armed Forces in The Netherlands, and chairman of the Association of the LGBT Heritage Foundation IHLIA.
Paul divides his time living in Bangkok with his Thai partner Virot and in Amsterdam. In Bangkok he is co-founder of the OUT Business Network Bangkok, the new organization for LGBT inclusion at work in the Thai Capital.