Keynote IV: Jacques van den Broek
Jacques van den Broek - CEO Randstad Holding
Jacques van den Broek has been appointed CEO and chairman of the Executive Board of Randstad Holding nv in March 2014. He is responsible for operations in the UK, Germany, India, Australia, New Zealand, China, Japan, Hong Kong, Singapore and Malaysia, as well as for Business Concept Development, HR, IT, Marketing & Communications and Public Affairs.
Jacques graduated in law at Tilburg University and briefly held a management position at Vendex International before joining Randstad as a branch manager in 1988. Over the years he has held various management positions at Randstad, including Regional Director in the Netherlands and Marketing Director Europe. In 2001 he became CEO of newmonday.com and in 2002 he was appointed Managing Director of Capac Inhouse Services (now called Randstad Inhouse Services). At the time he was also responsible for Randstad Denmark and Switzerland.
Jacques van den Broek joined the Executive Board in January 2004. Since then Jacques has been responsible for the significant boost of our global accounts which yield approximately 25% of Group revenue. He led the integration of major operations after the Vedior merger, including the one in France.
Jacques van den Broek is married and has two sons. He enjoys playing sports - soccer, running, golf - as well as art, and he collects original comic books.