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Biography of René De Roover
René is recognized for his strong managerial and entrepreneurial capabilities and spent most of his 35 year’s of business experience in an international environment.
He started his carreer as external auditor (KPMG) responsible for companies operating in the Benelux.
After fullfilling his Belgian military service, René joined the, at that time, largest chemical company in the world as an internal auditor. Soon, he was trained in the USA and became responsible for the sales and marketing activities in Europe, Africa, Middle-East and Asia. Later René became globally responsible for defining and executing the company’s wordwide medium and long term business planning and marketing strategies.
René’s entrepreneurial drive made him establish and run his own company in the residential housing and building sector. Simultaneously, while managing his own company, René continued developing his drive for advising and coaching other compagnies, in other branches of industry. This resulted in the establishment of his secondly owned company named INSPIRED BUSINESS®. The main purpose of INSPIRED BUSINESS® is to help companies to increase their profits and efficiency, by obtaining inspired company employees in the context of an inspired and challenging Company Culture. In addition, focus is on the optimization of the company’s internal and external business processes and active coaching and mentoring of leaders and managers in their daily business activities.
René is very people minded and very communicative. His belief is that the only way to arrive at a succesfull business, is by a strong focus on the 5th P of the marketing mix : PEOPLE. His business’ leitmotiv is “value creation through people’s inspiration and motivation”.
René is socially very engaged. He is member and board member of numerous social, economical, and cultural organisations and founder of the Rotary Club Boutersem-Bierbeek in Belgium.