Dirk Paelinck

CEO - Cofundador

European PropTech Network



Dirk Paelinck is an experienced real estate professional with 15 years of experience in real estate, specifically in innovative workspace solutions and flexible office business models. He has a demonstrated history of successfully managing multinational entities and creating his own companies Interoffices and Workero. He is a connector with close ties to the European Institutions and is ambassador for EU PropTech towards the European Commission. His mentor is Prof. Rudy Aernoudt, Chief Economist of the European Commission. He founded with Prof. Juanma Revuelta the PropTech Startup & Scale-up Europe Awards, promoted and supported by the European Commission. He founded the EU PropTech House - the European Alliance of National PropTech Associations together with Idriss Goossens. Dirk has held Manager & Director positions at Mercedes-Benz Belux and at Regus in 6 countries, for which he was awarded General Manager of the Year (2010) and received the CEO Award as Area Director of the Year (2013).