Emilio van der Zuiden was born in Belgium and studied in Paris. He worked as an art director in the publishing world, and launched his comics career with Éditions Paquet in 2008. His first project was cooperating on the artwork of 'Le Mystère de la Traction 22' and 'Les déesses de la route', the first installments in the series 'Les Enquêtes Auto de Margot' by Olivier Marin. His next series was 'Les Aventures de Bob Neyret, Gentleman Driver' with Metapat. Emilio Van der Zuiden is also known for his depiction of pin-up girls.