Rijckevorsel, J. (Jacques) van| Cofinimmo
Boulevard de la Woluwe 58
+32 2 373 00 00
Jacques van Rijckevorsel (1950) was appointed as President of the Cofinimmo Board on 10.05.2017. He is Civil Engineer from the Université Catholique de Louvain (la-Neuve) (1974) and followed Executive Education at Insead (1991) and Harvard (2000). He spent his whole career at Solvay (1974-2014). From 2000 to 2014, after several functions in Brussels, Italy and the Netherlands, he was member of the Group Executive Committee with various responsibilities: management of the Plastics Processing Sector and of the Plastics Sector, supervision of the Group Innovation... He actively participated in the transformation of the Group: strategic updates, purchase and sale of businesses, creation and exit of Joint Ventures, internal growth, rationalizations, ... Parallel mandates: President of the Chamber of Commerce of Belgium-Luxembourg for Russia and Belarus (2010-2014), President of PlasticsEurope (European Association of Plastics Manufacturers, 2008-2011) and member of the Executive Committee and of the Board of CEFIC (European Council of Chemical industry, 2010-2012). He currently holds several mandates, of which the Chairmanship of the Cliniques universitaires Saint-Luc (Brussels).