Penrhyn International

Altior - Waregem

Jan Verstraeten

HOL 4470

  • Office: Altior - Waregem
  • Location: Waregem, Belgium
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Jan combines a Master’s Degree in Applied Economic Sciences (UFSIA Antwerp University)  with over 20 years  experience in Executive Search and Human Resources Consultancy.Jan combines a Master’s Degree in Applied Economic Sciences (UFSIA Antwerp University)  with over 20 years  experience in Executive Search and Human Resources Consultancy.

He started out at Schelstraete & Desmedt Executive Search, where he became Client Manager. In that function, he supported his clients in attracting and assessing key employees by means of Executive Search and management assessment assignments.

After 13 years he joined MenT Associates, where he managed the Ghent office for 3 years as Branch Manager. He specialised further in Executive Search and management audits, and supported clients with the introduction of competence management.

He has often acted as a guest lecturer and trainer in topics such as competence management, interview and selection techniques and general HR management themes. He has sat on various jury panels for top positions in the public sector. In 2011 he joined Altior Executive Search  where he has been a Partner since 2012. Jan’s main sector expertise is in industry, FMCG and the non-profit sector. He  has completed numerous assignments on C-level as well as searches for specialist roles.

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Founded in 2006, Altior is a leading executive search firm in Belgium.  We recruit, assess and select candidates for executive positions (managers, directors, C-level). 

We guide outstanding  talent towards our clients,  talent that lifts our clients’ business to a higher (“altior” in Latin) level.  It is by providing our clients with exceptional  leadership that we create additional value for their business: in other words, “Business powered by people”. In-depth knowledge of our clients’ business combined with extended expertise of the labour market is the basis for our proven track record in C-level assignments. This sophisticated blend of industry knowledge and the art of assessing talent leads us to exceptional  leaders who can apply their leadership skills in our clients’ business immediately.

As a generalist executive search firm, we support our clients across a range of industries and professional services in their mission to attract and assess candidates for  their key functions. We cover all functional areas on the executive level, always with an eye to diversity and with respect for our clients’ culture and singularity.

Eon Zeon building

Franklin Rooseveltlaan 172-174 Ab5

8790 Waregem

T +32(0)56/62 26 30

altior@penrhyn.com

www.altior.be