Benelux CIO Community


Gain powerful new perspectives

Join fellow CIOs in the Benelux community to solve critical leadership challenges through the collective experiences and expertise of the network.

Invaluable network

Build a strong professional network where you live and work. Access the collective expertise of your true peers all in one place. Make new connections and catch up with old friends.

Peer collaboration

Gain new perspectives from peers who understand your most critical priorities and are facing the same challenges -- generate ideas, share real-life experiences and get forward-looking guidance and insights.

Actionable insights

Exchange best practices, validate strategies and walk away with practical insights that are immediately actionable.

Join your peers to discuss the most critical issues impacting CIOs today.

  1. Seizing momentum – influencing and leading the enterprise
  2. Thriving through uncertainty - empowering people and delivering value
  3. Advancing and scaling strategic, outcome-based technologies

Benelux CIO Governing Body


A regional Governing Body leads the Benelux CIO community, shaping the topics and agendas for your local programs and ensuring that all content is driven by CIOs, for CIOs.

Co-Chairs

Allan Cockriel

Royal Dutch Shell
CIO - Global Functions / IRM, and CISO

Eelko van Leeuwen

ABN AMRO Clearing Bank NV
Global CIO

Members

René Botter

ASML
SVP & CIO

Kemal Cetin

FrieslandCampina
Global CIO

Kurt De Ruwe

Signify
CIO

Candice Dillon

VodafoneZiggo
CIO

Christopher Franskin

Cigna
IT Director Europe and Global Segments (EGS)

Kees Gerretse

Tata Steel Europe
CIO

Frank Hendrickx

Universiteit Van Amsterdam
CIO

Femke Jacobs

Nationale-Nederlanden
Chief Information Technology Officer- Belgium

Leon Koppenol

Timing
CIO & CDO

Marcel Krom

PostNL
CIO

Milan Kumar

WABCO Holdings
Global CIO

Guido Lemeire

Belgian Rail
CIO

Martin Lohmeier

Nexperia
VP & CIO

Olivier Luxon

Carrefour Belgium
CIO

Antonietta Mastroianni

Proximus
Chief Digital & IT Officer

Ray Mennink

Plukon Food Group
IT Director

Jörg Müller

Atradius
CIO

Patrick Putman

Manuchar
CIO

Simon Rientsma

Waternet
CIO

Miao Song

Mars
Global CIO Petcare

Belinda Thompson

BDO
Global Head of IT

Caroline Van Rompuy

Agfa
CDIO

Wim Vanderpoorten

Allnex
Global IT Director

Vincent Vloemans

Perfetti Van Melle
Global CIO

Patricia de Lanlay

Aliaxis
Group CIO

Wim van Herwijnen

Maersk Logistics & Services
CIO

Upcoming Programs


Virtual Programs

18 November 2021

Benelux CIO Virtual Town Hall

CIO and CISO 2022 – Sustaining Secure IT Delivery at Pace While Mitigating Burnout

An interactive, peer-led discussion on current topics and priorities.

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24 November 2021

Benelux CIO Virtual Boardroom

Fuelling Data-driven Digital Acceleration

An intimate and interactive conversation framed around a hot topic or priority.

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