Nicolas Vanden Abeele
Nicolas Vanden Abeele is currently part of the executive team of Barco, heading the Entertainment Division. He is a global leader who has served in a variety of operational and business leadership roles over the past 25 years, delivering growth, business transformation and operational excellence. Before joining Barco, he spent six years as a member of the executive committee at building materials company, Etex Group, where he headed one of its divisions and also served as a director for several Etex Group companies. Prior to Etex Group, he held various global executive positions in the technology industry with Alcatel-Lucent and strategy consulting with Arthur Andersen; living in Europe, the Americas and Asia.
Mr. Vanden Abeele holds master’s degrees in Business Administration (K.U. Louvain, Belgium), International Business and European Economics (College of Europe, Belgium) and Management (Solvay School of Management/ULB, Belgium).