Babette is the CEO and founder of Loaves & Fish Advertising agency & LF studios, as well as the author of ‘Lost in the Redd’.

She is of Ghanaian and  Dutch descent. She is currently based in Ghana and the UK. She is also the mother of an amazing 4-year-old. 

Babette has been in the advertising and software industry in both Ghana & the UK for 8 years.  She’s previously worked with brands like Airtel Ghana, KFC, Martini, ABL, Hennessy during the course of those years on many teams. 

In 2018, Babette founded Loaves and Fish Ltd, an advertising agency based in both the UK and Ghana which has/had clients the likes of Conship (Ghana) Take Back The Mic (USA) Tomato Restaurant, (Ghana) Talking Drum Restaurant (London) and One Voice Choir Ghana (Ghana).

Most recently, Babette has added production to her list of roles. She worked on logistics for music videos for award-winning artists Burna Boy, Wizkid and Jae5, for the Dimension music video, Jae5 ft Rema & Skepta, Onyeka (Burna Boy) and Essence (Wizkid ft Tems). She was also most recently an assistant director on the set for the Macosa video by Dj Nore ft Eugy official and Quamina MP.

“I believe that women can make a big difference in this male-dominated industry the right way, treated with respect.”_ Babette Van Aalst.

Keep up to date with Babette on social media: babette-van-aalst  / @msvanaalst  / @msvanaalst