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Short Bio - Joop's Profile

Executive 44375

Joop's Profile

iCEO #44375

Position: CFO/Chief Financial Officer

Nationality: Netherlands (The)


I am a Dutch financial professional (ACCA) with 30+ years of progressive finance, accounting and controlling experience. In various financial roles abroad (Czech Republic, Germany, Netherlands, Poland, Romania and Spain) within the automotive industry, real estate and financial service I demonstrate my knowledge and leadership through team participation, management and financial reporting

Major Achievements

 Experienced (30+ years) financial professional working across Western and Eastern Europe. Areas of focus include: financial reporting, controlling, accounts payable, and accounting policy and procedure development and implementation.  For several clients, has been responsible for reorganizing their finance function either in country or into a shared service environment. Developed and implemented the financial administration procedures.  Responsible for the month, quarter and year end reporting, including the statutory reporting, for four countries, with a total of four plants and about 2000 employees and implemented KPIs. Optimized the communication between the shared service centers and the plants.  Responsible for the daily work of the Accounts Payable department (37 FTEs) for a global postal and logistics firm. Assisted in the month, quarter and year end reporting and VAT related issues.  As the Supervisor of Finance and Administration for a publishing firm, was involved with IFRS compliance, and conversion of Dutch GAAP to IFRS.  Was the Project Leader for the SAP upgrade and trouble shoot and trained the finance team. Had a previous role in implementing Navision.  Was a project member of the internal control/Sox team that implemented and then standardized the control framework across France, Germany, Belgium and Poland.  Reconciled the European intercompany accounts as the Project Leaders for an international manufacture of brakes for commercial vehicles.

Industry Sector Competencies

Medical Equipment
Financial Services

Professional Objectives

Function: CFO
Sector: Manufacturing
Interim Manager: Yes
Permanent Position: Yes
Operational: Yes
Availability: Full time
Prefered Locations: Europe

Additional Professional Interests

Non executive director assignments

Countries Covered

Czech Republic
Netherlands (The)


Netherlands (The)

Home Country

Czech Republic


Full time


Bachelor economic / university controlling


Dutch, English, German

Management Experience

More than 10 years

Company Size

Start-up, Multinational

Interim Manager


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