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Work experience

Mar 2007Present

Senior Manager Corporate Development

KPN Mobile International

KPN International :Senior Manager Corporate Development :

Executing Corporate Development projects : mainly focusing on M&A transactions and Strategy.

I recently worked on the KPN International project to acquire Tele2/Versatel Belgium.

I also worked on the KPN International project to acquire Ortel Mobile (i.e., an ethnic MVNO player

in Germany, Netherlands and Belgium), other M&A projects are ongoing currently.

Jan 2005Mar 2007

Senior Controller ICT

BASE

BASE NV : Senior ICT Controller

oEnd to end responsible for Network & IT Financial Reporting & Analysis

oPeople management (coaching a team of 4 FTE)

oOpex & Capex Analysis and Reporting, show insights to the Senior Management

oSupervise Monthly Closing process from Controlling perspective

oRun operational processes like the PR/PO Process, etc.

oResponsible for Investment analysis, Deal & Contract Reviews, etc.

oFollow up on ICT Projects (assessment, execution, post-evaluation)

Apr 2002Jan 2005

Senior Financial Analyst

Janssen Pharmaceutica (Johnson & Johnson)

Senior Financial Analyst in business unit NCS (Networking & Computing Services)

oAssisting in Budgeting & Planning cycles, e.g. building partnerships with Cost Center Mgrs.

oBudget Versus Actuals Analysis & Management Reporting

oAdministrator for Hyperion & assisting in worldwide Hyperion roll out (US based)

oCoordination and follow up of Contractor Administration for NCS EMEA

oProcess Excellence : Green Belt (through execution of a Billing Project)

Jan 1998Apr 2002

IT Analyst

EDS

Electronic DataSystems (EDS) : assigned to KBC Bank :

first role as Application Manager (1998-2000) and then IT Analyst(2000-2002):

oApplication Management in IBS (International Banking System), Accounting area :

§2nd line support, prioritizing fixes & new functionalities

§ Provide interface with Accounting team

§ Release testing & preparing documentation

§ Providing Training

oIT Analyst in the same IBS, Accounting area :

§ 3rd line support, programming, analysis documents, etc.

§ Project Lead, e.g. in Platorm migration.

§ Batch Processing follow up & Interventions at night

Education

Sep 2001Jun 2003

MBA

Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School

Interest

oSports (mainly running)

oReading (both professional and non-professional)

oMember of JCI (Junior Chamber International)

oMember of Toolbox (projects with Non-Profit Organizations)

oMember of the board of the Vlerick Alumni Section IMBA

Summary

Born : 23 February 1974

Phone Nr : +32 484 664 053

Email : [email protected]

EDUCATION

o 2001 2003: Master of Business Administration (MBA) Vlerick Management School

o 2000-2001: Postgraduate Business Administration Catholic University of Leuven

o 1999-2000: Postgraduate Finance - Catholic University of Leuven

o 1999-2000: Course CBF (Commission Bank and Finance in Belgium)

o 1998 1999: Training Information Technology (VUB)

o 1996 1997: Postgraduate Medieval Studies - Trinity College Dublin

o 1992 1996: Masters Germanic Languages - Catholic University of Leuven

WORK EXPERIENCE

o March 2007 now: KPN International : Senior Manager Corporate Development

o January 2005 March 2007 : BASE NV : Senior ICT Controller

o April 2002 January 2005 : Janssen Pharmaceutica (Johnson & Johnson) : Senior Financial Analyst in business unit NCS (Networking & Computing Services)

o 1998 April 2002 : Electronic DataSystems (EDS) : assigned to KBC Bank : first a role as Application Manager (1998-2000) and then IT Analyst (2000-2002) : 

ADVANCED TRAINING

o 2007: Advanced Valuation Course (Inhouse, by Insead professor)

o 2006: Vlerick Reads for you Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School

o 2005 : The Manager As Coach - Leuven

o 2004 : Process Excellence training & Process Excellence Project Johnson&Johnson

INTERESTS:

o Sports (mainly running)

o Reading (both professional and non-professional)

o Member of JCI (Junior Chamber International)

o Member of Toolbox (projects with Non-Profit Organizations)

o Member of the board of the Vlerick Alumni Section IMBA

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Objective

Highly motivated professional, strong drive, teamplayer and analytical. Good at challenging assumptions and conventional thinking. Proactive and keen on identifying opportunities.Currently active in Corporate Development, and wants to further grow and develop (if possible in an International context).Thrives in a fast-moving and dynamic environment.