Sylvie: COO/Managing Director - Belgium

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Position: COO/Managing Director
Nationality: Belgium
Home Country: Belgium


Recognized visionary Business Unit Manager, focused on excellence in the industry. Solid track record of profit growth and strategic achievements. Propensity to initiate and manage changes positively, making evolution a permanent state. Strong communication skills triggering adhesion and motivation.

Major Achievements

EUR 180 mio turnover, EUR 18 mio operating income, 400 employees. Successfully negotiated and implemented acquisitions, split-ups and integration of companies. Built an efficient organization that has become the new market leader. Reached record market share (+5%) and operating income (+10%) in 2009 in challenging market circumstances.

Industry Sector Competencies

• Cement Industry

Professional Objectives

• Function: Business Unit Manager, General Manager
• Interim Manager: Yes
• Permanent Position: Yes
• Operational: Yes
• Availability: Full time
• Prefered Locations: Belgium, The Netherlands

Additional Professional Interests

• Non Executive Director Assignments

Countries Covered

• Belgium
• Netherlands (The)

Operational Competencies

• Business development (Professional)
• Acquisition and shadow management (Professional)
• Company rescue or turnaround (Professional)
• Close down or sell off (Professional)


Home Country:
Full time
Commercial Engineer (Catholic University of Louvain)
Dutch, English, French, Spanish
Management experience:
More than 10 years
Company size:
SMB, Multinational
Interim Manager: