Global Support & Reach

High Quality Organics is an American-based company with global reach. Our European office, established in 2010 and based in Weesp, the Netherlands, provides many of the same products and services customers have come to expect in America.

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Meet the HQO-BV (Europe) Team

Oeble Kempenaar, HQO-BV General Manager
Oeble joins the HQO-BV team with nearly 20 years of organic food industry experience in herbs, spices, teas and vegetables.  He has a passion for food and is an accredited German Tea Sommelier. Oeble speaks Dutch, English, German, French and Frisian in addition to some Italian and Spanish. As a husband and father, he enjoys spending time with his family, running, cycling and coaching his children’s field hockey teams.

Wayne Van der Wess HQO EuropeWayne Van der Wees, HQO-BV Office Manager
Wayne joined our European team in October 2018. He brings a very unique and valuable skills set as a trained chef with years of experience in IT! Wayne also speaks Dutch, English, German and some Italian and French. When he’s not working, Wayne is usually making recipes from his collection of ancient and vintage cookbooks, practicing Krav Maga, or playing squashContact Wayne here >