Benelux CIO Community


Join a powerful network of peers

Connect with a local community of like-minded peers who share similar challenges and priorities. Access the collective expertise of CIOs from diverse experiences, backgrounds and industries. Members of the community come together several times a year to connect with each other, exchange ideas and experiences, and validate strategies and solutions.

Join your local community for exclusive access to:

Programs

Participate in year-round gatherings with your local peer group featuring unparalleled opportunities for collaboration, in-depth discussions and networking.

Insights

Exchange peer-validated strategies, solutions and partners, and access exclusive community insights to learn how other CIOs approach similar challenges.

Connections

Make new connections, enhance your career through an exclusive network, and build lasting relationships with peers.

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

  1. Mastering the art of change and adaptability
  2. Accelerating high growth and a data-first mindset
  3. Empowering talent, protecting the enterprise

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

Shell
VP and CIO for Global Functions and Information Risk Management, Group CISO

Ing Yan Ong

Heineken
Global CIO

Eelko van Leeuwen

ABN AMRO Clearing Bank NV
Global CIO

Members

Sjoerd Blum

Schiphol
Chief Information Officer

Kemal Cetin

FrieslandCampina
Global CIO

Benoit Dewaele

Vandemoortele
CIO

Candice Dillon

VodafoneZiggo
CIO

Christopher Franskin

Solvay
IT Director - International EMBA

Kees Gerretse

Tata Steel Europe
CIO

Femke Jacobs

Nationale-Nederlanden
CITO- Belgium

Andreas Kiederich

Agfa
CDIO

Leon Koppenol

Partou
CIO & CDO

Milan Kumar

ZF Friedrichshafen
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

Alexander Min

JDE
Global CIO

Jörg Müller

Atradius
CIO

Pascal Pauwels

Inter IKEA Group
Group CIO

Patrick Putman

Manuchar
CIO

Simon Rientsma

Waternet
CIO

Tony Thomas

Signify
Chief Digital and Information Officer

Belinda Thompson

BDO
Global Head of IT

Wim Vanderpoorten

Allnex
Global IT Director

Vincent Vloemans

Perfetti Van Melle
Global CIO

Patricia de Lanlay

Aliaxis
Group CIO

Upcoming Programs


IN-PERSON

30 March 2023 | an evening

Benelux CIO Inner Circle

KIT Royal Tropical Institute, Amsterdam

A gathering with peers to discuss timely topics over dinner in a private setting.

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IN-PERSON

June 2023 | an evening

Benelux CIO Inner Circle

A gathering with peers to discuss timely topics over dinner in a private setting.

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IN-PERSON

September 13 - 15, 2023 | 3 days

Global CIO Executive Summit

Four Seasons Nashville

A summit for CIOs with global responsibilities to come together and discuss challenges unique to global operations.

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IN-PERSON

October 2023 | 1 day

Benelux CIO Executive Summit

Walk away from this peer-led program with new connections and with actionable insights.

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Your Community Partners


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