...Before joining XECUTIVE (a division of Xecutive Group) as a Consultant, Olivier lived and worked in Rotterdam, Holland, the mainport of Europe.Olivier started his career at Plimsoll Management Consultancy, the leading consultancy firm for the maritime and logistics industry in the BeneluxOlivier joined Plimsoll in 1997, aged 21, as a Research and Commercial Officer, but was quickly promoted to Consultant.
In this capacity Olivier
was responsible for recruitment & selection assignments up to middle management level, serving 3PL's, freight forwarders, liner agents, shipbrokers, road hauliers etc.
After 5 years in recruitment & selection, Olivier
felt it necessary to broaden his
industry knowledge, and gain firsthand experience.He joined Geest North Sea Line as an Account Coordinator.Geest North Sea Line
is part of the Samskip Group
, the largest shortsea operator in Europe.In this position Olivier
provided account management to major tank container operators, ship owners and container carriers. Olivier joined XECUTIVE in 2006.His
industry focus lies on Logistics, Transportation, SCM, shipping and freight forwarding.Olivier will also play a role in further developing the relations between the European and Asian regions, through the Experts for Experts (E4E) network, the global logistics consulting firm headquartered in Switzerland, of which Plimsoll, Olivier's first employer, is the Benelux partner. Olivier
is fluent in Dutch, English and German.