Thomas Jansseune

Thomas has a PhD in Chemical Engineering and postgraduate degrees in business administration and finance from the KULeuven. After his studies he joined Umicore, a materials technology group, where he held positions in sales and marketing, general management, and mergers and acquisitions. He is currently the head of Umicore's mergers and acquisitions department. Together with his wife and children he has lived in Belgium, Taiwan, and Canada. While in Canada he was member of the board of directors of two non profit organisations and started an initiative against tax fraud in the precious metals industry in Canada.