Gerben Willems has more than 16 years’ experience in strategy consulting, hands-on value creation and operations management.
Before joining Triacta, he was an investment manager at H2 Equity Partners, where his achievements included the turnaround of a Belgian restaurant chain with 63 sites and 1300 staff. He was also a founder and CEO of Reverse Logistics, a European company with operations in 25 countries, which at the end of 2007 was acquired by a US private equity fund. Gerben was also a consultant at McKinsey & Company Benelux, where his work included a turnaround for a medium-sized industrial company and a merger of two international companies in fast-moving consumer goods.
He has an MBA from INSEAD in Fontainebleau and an MSc in Aerospace Technology from Delft Technical University. Gerben is married, has three children and lives in Hilversum.