About Us

Founder

Personal details

Name:  Wouter Vermeersch

Born:  Kortrijk, Flanders (Belgium, Europe), 08/11/1984

Qualifications

October 2007 – September 2009:

Traineeship to acquire the title of Registered Auditor at the Belgian Institute of Registered Auditors

October 2002 – June 2007:

Masters Degree in Commercial Engineering at the University of Antwerp
– Major in Accountancy
– Graduated with Highest Distinction (Summa Cum Laude)

September 1996 – June 2002:

Secondary Education at Sint-Amandscollege Kortrijk
– Economics – Mathematics
– Graduated with ‘Golden Medal of Honour of the City of Kortrijk’
– (Flemish equivalent of A-levels)

Work experience

January 2011 – Present:

– CLEANTEC TRADE BVBA, cleantech trading company

Participation: 100%

– CLEANTEC TRADE LTD, cleantech trading company

Participation: 100%

September 2009 – December 2010:

GREEN EARTH Energy & Technology, cleantech company

Job title:                         Associate Director

Responsibilities:           Sales

September 2007 – September 2009:

DELOITTE Bedrijfsrevisoren, audit firm

Job title:                       Senior Auditor

Responsibilities:         Audit of the financial information of big (mostly listed) companies

Experiences:
               Important clients such as Daikin Europe, Roularta Media Group, Devgen, Ghelamco, etc.

Publications

Vermeersch, W., Van de Poel, K., 2008, Corporate Governance en de implementatie van de Code Lippens: een empirische studie, Accountancy en Bedrijfskunde, nr. 1, pp. 12 – 33

Language skills

– Dutch:     Mother tongue
– English:  Fluent knowledge
– French:   Fluent knowledge
– German: Working knowledge

Other information

– Member and leader of a youth movement (Chiro) for 11 years until 2002
– Board member Marnixring ‘Grensland Lode De Boninge’ (international serviceclub)
– Active member ‘Vlaams Centrum voor Internet-Beleggers’ (investment club)
– Interests and hobbies: travelling, fitness, politics, stock exchange and generally enjoying the good things in life