Executive Management

Executive management

Executive Management
Karen van Griensven, Kristof Coddens, Marc Biron, Veerle Lozie, Nicolas Simonne, Vincent Hiligsmann, Antonius Duisters

The daily management of the Company has been delegated by the Board of Directors to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), who has the power to represent the Company by his or her sole signature. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is also the chairman of the Executive Management.

The Executive Management is composed of:

  • The CEO
  • The CFO
  • The COO/CIO
  • 4 VPs

The Executive Management team has the operational accountability for leading the Company in accordance with the global strategy, vision, mission and values, and with the planning and budgets approved by the Board of Directors. The Executive Management team is also responsible for screening the various opportunities and risks the company might encounter in the short, medium or longer term, as well as for ensuring that systems are in place to address these opportunities and risks.

The two VPs of the Business Units Sense & Drive and Sense & Light are accountable for managing the business globally with focus on our customers’ interests.

The VP Corporate Strategy defines the direction of the product portfolio. He is moreover accountable for Global Sales, Brand & Communications.

Three VPs are responsible for functional excellence and compliance in Development & Quality, Artificial Intelligence and Human Resources.