Nicolas Vanden Abeele
Nicolas Vanden Abeele is currently part of the Executive Committee of Barco, a global leader in visualization solutions, heading the worldwide Entertainment Division. He is a seasoned global leader with over 25 years’ experience in a variety of operational and business leadership roles delivering growth, business transformation and operational excellence. Before joining Barco, he served six years as a member of the Executive Committee at the Etex Group, a leading building materials company, where he headed its Insulation and Building Materials Division 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), Management (Solvay School of Management/ULB Belgium) and International Business and European Economics (College of Europe, Belgium).