Ruben Coetsier, Head of Business Line Aftermarket Logistics, Katoen Natie
Ruben Coetsier has a long distinguished career in the aftermarket business, having had several senior European positions for a number of renowned global companies like Atlas Copco, Outboard Marine Corporation, Whirlpool and Global Garden Products. His experience includes inventory control, marketing & sales, pricing management and not at least consolidation and integration of parts operations and processes. Ruben joined Katoen Natie in 2008. As head of Aftermarket Logistics at Katoen Natie he is responsible for business development. He is responsible for the successful development expansion of the customer portfolio globally by providing tailor-made supply chain solution for automotive & industrial customers. He is involved in the redesign of production and distribution logistics and consolidation projects which result in leaner process, reduces cost and in increased flexibility. Thanks to his broad experience of more than 20 years in the aftermarket business, Ruben clearly understand the needs and drivers of a competitive aftermarket business. He is eager to share his first-hand experience and solutions to companies which consider their aftermarket business as a key-differentiator.