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Management Committee

The Board of Directors has entrusted the day-to-day management of the company to its Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, “OLIVIER CHAPELLE” SPRL/BVBA, located in 1180 Brussels, Avenue de la Sapinière 28, represented by its General Manager and permanent representative, Mr. Olivier CHAPELLE.

The Chief Executive Officer is assisted by the Management committee, of which the members (for the period 2015 to present) are indicated in the following list: 

Olivier CHAPELLE (1) Chief Executive Officer
Ralf BECKER Group General Manager Insulation
Betty BOGAERT Chief Information Officer
Philipp BURGTORF Group General Manager Bedding
Marc CLOCKAERTS (2) (3) (4) Group General Manager Flexible Foams
Jean-Pierre DE KESEL (5) (6) Chief Sustainable Innovation Officer
Bart MASSANT Chief Human Resources Officer
Jean-Pierre MELLEN Chief Financial Officer
Jan MEULEMAN Group General Manager Automotive
François PETIT Chief Procurement Officer
Dirk VERBRUGGEN General Counsel & General Secretary
Bart WALLAEYS (7) Group Manager Research and Development
(1) in his capacity as Permanent Representative of OLIVIER CHAPELLE SPRL
(2) until 01/02/2015 Group General Manager Automotive
(3) as from 01/02/2015 Group General Manager Flexible Foams
(4) in his capacity as Permanent Representative of EMSEE BVBA
(5) until 21/01/2016 Chief Sustainability Officer
(6) as from 21/01/2016 Chief Sustainable Innovations Officer
(7) until 21/01/2016


The Management committee has an advisory role on behalf of the Chief Executive Officer and is not an executive committee in the sense of article 524bis of the Belgian Companies Code.