Jean-Luc is an industrial executive with board / chairman mandates in various industrial companies. He supports the Syntagma team on general management and industrial operations management.
He has over 30 years of experience in leading operations and teams in various businesses and geographies. He has worked for more than 14 years at Sibelco, a leading industrial minerals group, of which 5 years as Group CEO. Prior to that, he was an executive VP at Umicore during 10 years, having been successively responsible for Human Resources, Strategy and the Zinc Business Group. Jean-Luc started his career as a consultant at McKinsey&Co.
Jean-Luc holds a MS in Electro-Mechanical Engineering and a PhD in Operations Management from Ghent University.