Nexxworks CCO Eline Lostrie & COO Matthias De Clercq are our new co-CEOs
As per September, nexxworks CCO Eline Lostrie & nexxworks COO Matthias De Clercq will take on the roles of co-CEOs. After 7 years as our CEO, Julie Vens-De Vos has chosen to hand over the reins to pursue new challenges, though she will continue to serve nexxworks and share her spirit as a proud member of the board.
Having previously served over 5 years as the CCO & COO respectively, Eline and Matthias know nexxworks through and through and they are very excited to keep inspiring our customers with trending innovation content and learning programs from all over the world.
"As a born and bred innovation catalyst, I have always thrived in change and, after the past 7 fantastic years, I felt the personal need for a new challenge. As a huge believer in the nexxworks story and strategy as well as Eline’s and Matthias’ passion and experience, I will keep collaborating as board member." - Julie Vens-De Vos
“We’re truly honored to follow in the footsteps of Julie, who has helped shape this company in innovate ways, lead its internationalization and has built projects for amazing customers like Walmart, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and Roche. In an increasingly interconnected, fast moving and complex world, we have made the conscious strategic decision to share the role of CEO among us, bringing different but compatible talents to the table.” - Matthias De Clercq and Eline Lostrie
“Embracing change is key for an organization. I want to express my deepest gratitude to Julie whose leadership has guided us through challenges and towards victories. To our incoming CEOs, Eline and Matthias, I am excited to see and support where you will lead us next.” - Peter Hinssen, partner & one of the founders of nexxworks
Stay tuned for our upcoming programs and initiatives! 💛