13 11, 2017

Ruth Baert

2017-11-13T18:35:11+00:00November 13th, 2017|

Ruth Baert joined Waterland Private Equity NV in 2012 as Legal Counsel. Ruth provides legal support to the founder and chairman of Waterland (Rob Thielen). Prior to joining Waterland, Ruth worked at VGD, where she held several senior positions in different departments, including audit and family office (actually named Truncus). Ruth holds a Master’s degree in Law from the Catholic University of Leuven (cum laude), after which she also obtained a secondary degree in additional studies, administration and business management from the Catholic University of Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium. Contact details: Ruth Baert Tel. +32 (0)3 292 60 79

13 11, 2017

Nathalie Callens

2018-08-23T16:15:43+00:00November 13th, 2017|

Nathalie Callens joined Waterland Private Equity NV in 2012 as Office Manager and was promoted to Personal Assistant in 2016. She provides administrative support to the CEO (Frank Vlayen) and the ManagingPartner (Cedric Van Cauwenberghe). Prior to her employment at Waterland, Nathalie worked as Management Assistant at Handson & Partners, a service provider with roots in one of the largest audit and consultancy firms. Previously she worked as Medical Affairs Management Assistant at Janssen Cilag, part of the Johnson & Johnson Group, one of the largest and most respected healthcare companies in the world. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in [...]

13 11, 2017

Veerle Cools

2017-11-13T18:35:12+00:00November 13th, 2017|

Veerle Cools joined Waterland Private Equity NV in 2010 as Personal Assistant. She provides administrative support to the founder and chairman of Waterland (Rob Thielen). Prior to her employment at Waterland, Veerle worked as Management Assistant to Christine Conix, an important player in the European world of innovative architecture. In previous years, she held clerical positions with various organisations, including PriceWaterhouseCoopers where she was responsible for a pool of 3 assistants and provided support to the directors and partners (including two US expats). Contact details: Veerle Cools Tel. +32 (0)3 292 96 67

13 11, 2017

Sam Daems

2018-12-06T14:23:22+00:00November 13th, 2017|

Sam Daems is Senior Investment Manager at Waterland Private Equity in Antwerp, Belgium. Prior to joining Waterland, he worked as Head of Business Transformation and Development at Tessenderlo Group. He started his career as management consultant at Bain & Company in Brussels. Sam holds a Master’s degree in Engineering from the Catholic University of Leuven, where he graduated with the greatest distinction. Contact details: Sam Daems Tel. +32 (0)3 292 96 60

13 11, 2017

Cedric De Schryver

2017-11-15T14:38:54+00:00November 13th, 2017|

Cedric De Schryver is Investment Analyst at Waterland Private Equity in Antwerp, Belgium. Prior to joining, he gained work experience as a Senior Business Analyst at A.T. Kearney in Brussels. Cedric holds a Master in International Finance from HEC Paris (Highest Honors) and a Bachelor in Business Engineering from the Catholic University in Leuven (Magna Cum Laude). During his studies Cedric took part in an exchange program at the Wharton School in Philadelphia.   Contact details: Cedric De Schryver Tel. +32 (0)3 292 96 60

13 11, 2017

Nicolas D’heygere

2018-09-12T19:11:10+00:00November 13th, 2017|

Nicolas D’heygere is Investment Director at Waterland Private Equity in Antwep, Belgium. Prior to joining Waterland, he worked as General Manager of a Belgian-Chinese joint venture in furniture manufacturing. Before that he worked as Business Development Manager at Vandemoortele. He started his career as Business Analyst and later on became Junior Associate at McKinsey & Company in Brussels. During his studies, Nicolas interned at BNP Paribas Fortis Merchant Banking in Brussels. He holds a Master’s degree in Commercial Engineering from the Catholic University of Leuven, where he graduated with the greatest distinction, and a MBA degree from INSEAD. Contact [...]

13 11, 2017

Matthias Geyssens

2018-12-06T14:17:20+00:00November 13th, 2017|

Matthias Geyssens is Investment Director at Waterland Private Equity in Antwerp, Belgium. Prior to joining Waterland, Matthias was an Assistant Director at Deloitte Corporate Finance in London, where he focused on private equity transactions. Matthias started his career at Deloitte as an auditor and later as an M&A consultant in Brussels. Matthias holds a Master’s degree (First Class Honours) in Management Science from the University of Kent, England and also completed an MBA programme (First Class Honours) at the University of Cambridge, England. During his MBA studies he worked as a Consultant at Warburg Pincus. Contact details: Matthias Geyssens Tel. [...]

13 11, 2017

Tim Goedeweeck

2018-12-06T14:29:28+00:00November 13th, 2017|

Tim is Senior Investment Manager at Waterland Private Equity in Antwerp, Belgium. Prior to joining Waterland, he was a Consultant at Bain & Company and also worked as a software engineer at Elia for the Catholic University of Leuven. Tim holds a Master’s degree in General Management from the Vlerick Management School in Leuven and a Master’s in Engineering in Computer Science from the Catholic University of Leuven. Contact details: Tim Goedeweeck Tel. +32 (0)3 292 96 60

15 01, 2018

Arno Lauwers

2018-03-27T11:04:03+00:00January 15th, 2018|

Arno Lauwers is Investment Analyst at Waterland Private Equity in Antwerp, Belgium. Prior to joining, he gained work experience as an Investment Banking Intern at Morgan Stanley in London and as a Private Equity Intern at Gimv in Antwerp. Arno holds a Master in International Finance from HEC Paris (Highest Honors) and a Master in Mathematics from the University of Antwerp (Magna Cum Laude). Contact details: Arno Lauwers Tel. +32 (0)3 292 96 65

13 11, 2017

Christel Mooren

2017-11-13T18:35:10+00:00November 13th, 2017|

Christel Mooren joined Waterland Private Equity NV in 2013 as Business Administrator. She provides financial/administrative support to Waterland. Prior to her employment at Waterland, Christel worked for several years as head of Terminal Customer Service at Euroports, one of the largest port operators in Europe, with concessions in more than 20 European locations. Christel holds a Master’s degree in Commercial and Consular Sciences from VLEKHO and has participated in exchange programmes between VLEKHO and ICHEC Brussels Management School. Contact details: Christel MoorenTel. +32 (0)3 292 60 76