Members EO Belgium

My name is Pieter De Bruycker, I live in the south of Brussels with my wife and 3 children. Together with my business partner, I took over the family business in 2013. We build technical installations with a focus on sustainable energy.
I like to spend my free time with family and friends.
I joined EO to push my boundaries and learn from the experiences of our EO members.

Pieter De Bruycker
Pieter De Bruycker

Brioval

I’m Michael De Decker, current president of EO Belgium and member since 2017. Together with my sister I run the family business in inbound contact centers, focused on health care and industry. EO has given me so much value over the years by connecting me withvery close peers and learnings in and out of my comfort zone.

Michael De Decker
Michael De Decker

Memo
President EO Belgium

I am the Co-founder and current CEO of Domation BV. A home automation company.

Domation clients today are added-value-seekers who want to combine technology and beautiful materials in their dream houses. I am living in Mechelen together with my girlfriend, 3 years old son and a 1 month old daughter. I joined EO because I was looking for a sounding board after the split with my business partner.

Siemon Hermans
Siemon Hermans

Domation BV

I am a father of 2 boys and live in an international community in Belgium. I deal with diamond finished jewellery in a global setting, constantly on the move to deal with customers and partners across Europe and Asia so I have to constantly manage business and communication challenges.

I joined EO in 2019, being an SME without any partners or board of directors, EO gives me the sounding board and knowledge to continue to grow my business and reach my goals.

Shrowen Shah
Shrowen Shah

Passion Jewels

I was born and raised in South Africa & attended The University of Cape Town. I married a Belgian, Ann, in 2006 in Cape Town & we have 3 children. My main business is Tractor Media Holdings based in Cape Town & we operate in the Out of Home Media industry. We currently live in Brugge, Belgium. I love traveling, reading & writing.

Murray McWilliams
Murray McWilliams

Tractor

I’m a global citizen, life long learner and a mother of three. I’m the founder of NUE, a fine jewelry brand dedicated to ethically crafting pieces using sustainable materials. I joined EO to meet, grow and share experiences with fellow entrepreneurs. As the marketing and communications co-chair for EO Belgium, I hope to bring our community closer together.

Priyanka Mehta

NUE
Co-Marcom Chair

EO Belgium helps me to become the best possible version of myself, not only to be an inspiring leader to my colleagues but also to be a good husband to my wife and a great father to my children.

As a wise Greek philosopher once said, it’s not what happens to us that defines us but how we react to it!

As Learning Chair, I aim to maximize EO value for every Chapter member.

Adriaan Mertens
Adriaan Mertens

SOD.DEL
Learning Chair

I grew up in Mumbai, followed by a few years in Melbourne to do my Polymer Engineering .
At an early age I joined the family business of Manufacturing Engineering parts and have grown the company organically and through acquisitions at 3 locations, Mumbai, Brussels & Houston with a customer base spread in 52 countries.
We, my wife, our 3-year-old daughter Arya and our 10-year-old son Jai are thrilled to be a part of EO Belgium.

Dilprit
Dilprit Sabharwal

Suebel

Filip Smet founded his first IT company at the age of 23, which grew into Lemon holding. A group with more than 160 employees and a turnover of + 35 million euros.
Recently he started AMOTEK technologies. AMOTEK helps other companies to analyse and implement IT systems, gives general business advice and invests in startups. Striving for general growth of that company.

Filip Smet
Filip Smet

Amotek Technologies
Membership Chair

After working 10 years as a lobbyist and for the EU, Lars left to start a niche jobsite for Lobbyists – EuroBrussels, and then expanded into Science with PostDoc & Researcher jobsite EuroScienceJobs, and later EuroEngineerJobs, EuroPharmaJobs, EuroLegalJobs & EuroClimateJobs.

Lars lives near Brussels with his wife and their two young boys.

Lars Peter Svane

Euro Jobsites

Founder and CEO at Plant a Flag 👋, international marketing agency supporting sustainable growth 🇧🇪 🇨🇦, Co-founder Dalta, a digital product studio.
I’m a proud EO member for more than 5 years. EO allowed me to grow both personally and professional. A social and learning environment that inspires me every single time.

Joost Renson
Joost Renson

Plant a Flag
Co-Marcom Chair

Taunya Renson-Martin is the managing partner of Mach Media, leading a global team of marketing and communications professionals who design, create and implement strategic programs for international companies in the life sciences, chemical and food & drink sectors. As an actress turned entrepreneur, Taunya came to EO for the experience sharing, but stays for the deep connections and intense trust shared amongst fellow members.

Taunya Renson-Martin
Taunya Renson-Martin

Machmedia

I’m Cedric Rijkers, co-founder of EHALE/HEXA, a Belgian vape company. I started the company in 2014 with my 3 brothers. In my spare time I like to go to the gym, watch F1 and spend time with my girlfriend, dog and family. I joined EO because I was looking to connect with entrepreneurs who have moved past the start-up phase and are experiencing similar challenges as myself.

Cedric Rijkers
Cedric Rijkers

EHALE/HEXA

I traveled the world, launching brands and managing global teams since 2006. In 2012 I partnered into the Alcatraz Hard Rock and Metal Festival. In 2016 I co-founded a company, operating as digital intermediary between sports clubs and sponsors, offering free sporting goods for kids.

41 year old, creative digital mind, happily married and father of 2 kids… Never stop learning, always be curious.

Pieter
Pieter Uytterschaut

Alcatraz

What EO means to me :

A place where I can share the difficulties of entrepreneurs without being judged.
A place that allows me to evolve thanks to sharing of experiences and participate at wonderful learning events.
A place where I can share good times with other Entrepreneurs from diverse backgrounds.

Yves Van Buggenhout
Yves Van Buggenhout

Doré Doré

EO supports me in successfully running and expanding my businesses.

From July 2021 onwards I took up the role of Forum Chair to ensure all of our members enjoy a magnificent forum experience.

Dominique
Dominique van der Velden

Anders Beton
Forum Chair

Happily married, proud father of 3, personal growth & development fanatic, strategic business & economics background, took over his family business in raw materials distribution, founder of multiple startups and scale-ups, now focused on actively investing in, supporting and coaching entrepreneurial teams and companies within Road21.

Fabian Van Kerckhove
Fabian Van Kerckhove

Road 21

I am a mother of two wonderful and energetic children, wife, entrepreneur and COO of induver.

induver is ‘intensely involved’ in assisting companies and providing them with insurance advice around the globe.

I am always looking to connect with other people and to broaden my horizon, emotionally and intellectually. EO is an enormous help with that.

Mieke Verstraeten
Mieke Verstraeten

Induver

I’m a proud dad of a young daughter, citizen of the world, and Web 3 evangelist.

I joined EO because I believe in entrepreneurial communities. I trust in the power of peer to peer sharing experience. I’m happy to be part of a bigger group of like-minded people.

Saying what you did, not what you would do is the most powerful principle I ever practiced!

Sacha Waedemon
Sacha Waedemon