International Management Team

  • Chief Executive Officer: Paul De Bruycker;
  • Chief Financial Officer: Michel Decorte
  • Managing Director Germany: Andreas Ellerkmann;
  • General Manager Ireland/UK: Seamus Flynn
  • Chief Commercial Officer IWS Europe: Bart Goethals
  • Managing Director Belgium: Rob Kruitwagen;
  • Managing Director The Netherlands: Peter Louwman
  • Group Engineering Director: Kristien Schoonjans
  • Chief Human Resources Officer: Karin Smet;
  • Director Supply Chain Operations: Annick Van Driessen; 
  • Chief Organisational Development Officer & QESH: Guido Wauters.

Management Team

  • Paul De Bruycker

    Chief Executive Officer | At Indaver since 1986
    • COO and General Manager at Indaver Benelux
    • Sales and Marketing Director and Technical Commercial Manager of Indaver
    • Engineer at OVAM
    • President of CEWEP
    • Chairman of Plan-C
    • President Strategic Council faculty bio-engineering Ghent University
  • Michel Decorte

    Chief Financial Officer | At Indaver since 1987
    • Administration and Finance Manager at Indaver
    • Head of Company Planning Department, Product Manager, IGLO-OLA, Unilever
    • Assistant distribution/operations department, Organisation/IT department, IGLO-OLA, Unilever
    • Assistant Sales Director, Jupiler Piedboeuf
    • Member European Advisory Board FM GLOBAL
  • Andreas Ellerkmann

    Managing Director Germany | At Indaver since 2004
    • COO of SAV
    • COO and CCO of HIM
    • COO of RWE Umwelt Westfalen
    • Head of Department Waste Streams and authorized officer at RWE Umwelt
    • Chairman of the board of the BDSAV
  • Seamus Flynn

    General Manager Ireland/UK | At Indaver since 2017
    • Head of Operations TOP Oil, Dublin
    • Operations Manager, Statoil Ireland
    • Manufacturing Manager, Polyglass Ltd.
    • Engineering Manager, Arch Chemicals BV
  • Bart Goethals

    Chief Commercial Officer IWS Europe | At Indaver since 1996
    • Director Sales and marketing Industrial waste services Benelux Indaver
    • Innovation engineer Indaver
    • Project engineer Pfizer
    • Process engineer / Business optimization Manager ExxonMobil
    • Board member of FISCH
  • Rob Kruitwagen

    Managing Director Belgium | At Indaver since 1988
    • Manager Treatment Industrial Waste Services and Plant Manager Production Site Antwerp, Indaver
    • Plant manager Doel, Indaver
    • Head of production department grate incineration, Head of production department rotary kilns, Indaver
    • Process engineer and environmental coordinator, Indaver
    • Assistant Faculty Applied Sciences, KU Leuven
  • Peter Louwman

    Managing Director The Netherlands | At Indaver since 1993
    • Director at DELTA Milieu, Adj. Director at DELTA Milieu
    • Director at OLAZ, Head of the Waste Collection Department for the Municipality of Amstelveen
    • Head of the planning department at PHILIPS’ Machinefabriek Alkmaar
    • Member of the board of the Dutch Waste Management Association
  • Kristien Schoonjans

    Group Engineering Director | At Indaver since 2014
    • Manager maintenance, engineering and purchasing at Prayon
    • SAP maintenance and projects responsible at Monsanto
    • Team leader Maintenance Plastics at Monsanto
    • Team leader central maintenance at Monsanto
    • Project engineer E&I at Monsanto
  • Karin Smet

    Chief Human Resources Officer | At Indaver since 1990
    • HR Manager at Indaver Benelux
    • HR Advisor at Indaver
    • HR Team leader at Indaver
    • Assistant of Managing Director at VKW
    • HR Assistant at Lanxess Rubber
  • Annick Van Driessen

    Director Supply Chain Operations | At Indaver since 1991
    • Member of the Executive Board in the Netherlands, responsible for the companies Indaver IWS (Industrial Waste Services) bv, Indaver Impex bv and Indaver ARP bv
    • Member of the Board of Directors of Indaver Logistics nv and Impex nv
    • Senior management positions within Indaver and member of the Executive Board in Belgium as Director Operations
    • Head of Total Quality Management at Indaver
    • Management trainee & Quality facilitator at Makro nv
  • Guido Wauters

    Chief Organisational Development Officer & QESH | At Indaver since 1989
    • Technical director of EURITS, European Federation for Responsible Incineration & Treatment of Special Waste
    • Guest lecturer at Universities regarding waste management
    • QESH manager Indaver Belgium & international co-ordination
    • Head of Waste Acceptance and Physico-Chemical Department at Indaver
    • Head of laboratory at Indaver

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