Experience

  • IT manager europ

    at Forever21 global BV

    January 2011 - at Present

    Provincie Noord-Brabant

    Forever 21 Europe, HQ based in Los Angeles (US) 2011 - current European Manager Information Technology Based in NL, a member of the EU leadership group (reporting to VP Information Technology with a dotted line to Regional Director Operations Europe), supported by a team of 8, responsible for IT operations, related to Ecommerce, Retail pos and IT operations, International payment, Back office support, and datacenter ) Functions for both the B2B and B2C channels in order to support revenue growth targets, develop efficiencies, reduce cost and support brand awareness. Key Accomplishments: • Based on E-commerce customer feedback, researched and spearheaded the implementation of a new delivery proposition for cross border trading by partnering with local country hero’s. Expanding delivery options, improving on communication, and reducing the European B2C logistics spent by € 2,4 million on annual basis.

Education

  • certified penetration engineer

    at Microsoft

    2010 - 2010 (1 year)

  • MCSE

    at Microsoft course center

    2007 - 2007 (1 year)

  • MS Active directory design

    at Microsoft

    2007 - 2007 (1 year)

  • MCSA

    at Microsoft course center Rotterdam

    2006 - 2006 (1 year)

  • ITILL Foundations

    at onsite course

    2005 - 2005 (1 year)

  • MBO

    at Middelbare detailhandelsschool

    1985 - 1990 (5 years) Provincie Noord-Holland

Languages

  • Dutch Native

  • German Conversation

  • English Native

Hives