Menu

Laurent PEETERS

BRUXELLES

En résumé

20 years as Leader/Partner/Advisor in Global HR, Talent & Leadership, OrgDev, HR Operations.
Pragmatic , Integrative, Catalyst for Change. Business & People minded passionate conductor.
Focussed on 'sustainable' Organization and People performances.

- Aligning individual efforts, teams, HR practices with strategy and business goals
- Deployment of HR strategies with strong glo-cal consistency
- Steering organizations and partnering/coaching leaders through transitions/transformations agenda
- Fostering the suitable culture, mindsets and behaviours (local and multicultural environments)
- Leading projects and HR Operations in multinational environments and multi-local businesses (mainly EMEA + North America and Asia).

Entreprises

  • ADB Safegate Group - VP Human Resources

    2016 - 2018 ADB Safegate: Global presence (25+ countries, ~1000 employees), leading provider of efficiency/safety solutions for Airports. Projects, Engineering, Softwares, Services.
    Post-merger context combining integration, growth, new organizational set-up and change of ownership agenda's.
    - Implement/drive the 'People strategy' and HR initiatives (hard & soft Integration, Leadership development, Talent and Culture).
    - Enable post-merger efforts in workforce planning and organization modeling
    - Crafting an advisory, proactive and partnering HR function
  • Knauf Insulation - HR Director - Business partner Western Europe

    2013 - 2016 Knauf Insulation. Insulation solutions (30 countries, 6000 people, €1.6b.). HQ'ed in Belgium/Germany – Western Europe : 950 people (+ Central/HQ teams), 6 countries, €320 m.
    - Establish the regional HRBP function and launch/deploy the group's HR strategy and programmes in the Regions. Contribute to the development of HR group practices (Performance, OD, Talent...)
    - Strategic assessment of organization and workforce
    - Organization development, performance and talent management, workforce and organizational effectiveness initiatives (organizational changes, sales force efficiency, manufacturing and operations excellences...).
    - Provide functional expertise and partner Western Europe Leaders and local HR teams.
  • Consolis Group - Group HR Director - Talent Management & HR operations

    2008 - 2013 Consolis: 26 countries, 30 BU's, 10.000 people, Turnover of €1,5b. European leader in construction, public and rail infrastructure, desigining, manufacturing, building concrete solutions. Private equity ownership ; Postmerger context, Multilocal structure/business model.
    - Build and foster the corporate HR function and the group HR strategy
    - Design and lead Talent Management practices and company-wide HR programs (staffing, talent reviews, HiPo’s, succession plans, leadership development, performance management, compensation & benefits, grading, European Workers council...).
    - Partner company executives for all HR operations, organization design and changes, restructuring, acquisitions, unions/labour relations, workforce planning, improvement plans...
  • Ariston Thermo Group - Human Resources & Organization Manager

    Milano 2003 - 2008 Ariston Thermo Belgium : 3 BU's/430 heads (Sales, Service, Manufacturing/Logistics), €85m.
    Global player in thermic comfort offering complete range of heating and water heating systems. Family owned business, 6500 people worldwide, €1,3b.
    - Company transformation & reorganisation through more ‘service mindset' and 'customer orientation'.
    - Post acquisition integration, reshape and set-up of all HR processes and practices
    - Business partner role for the all belgian entities. Leading all day-2-day HR operations. Social relations for 3 entities.
  • GRH Management - Knowledge & Development Manager

    2001 - 2003 GRHmanagement - Belgian company (80 people) - HR Consulting & Outsourcing
    - Set-up of a 'Knowledge Mngt plan', Implementation & follow-up of HR tools, process & policies (internal use). Development of HR 'products' and 'services' (external use - Sales activities).
    - Develop & lead 'HR academy' : multi-day trainings for customers (management-level staff and HR professionals) on core HR competencies, key processes and HR matters
    - Project management & HR consultancy assignments.
  • GRH Management - HR Consultant

    2000 - 2001 Outsourcing/Consulting via GRHmanagement
    - HR Consulting - Assignments & Projects : operational execution of HR activities including workforce planning, talent acquisition, training and development and performance management
    Proximus/Belgacom, Tele2, Mobistar (Telco); ING, Axa, DLL (Bank/Insurances); Electrabel, Tractebel (Energy); GSk, Match..
  • RTBF - HR Specialist

    Bruxelles 1996 - 1999 RTBF - Belgian public Broadcasting (Radio, TV). Belgium : ?2600 people

    - HR operations for the “technical employees”: recruitment, internal mobility, training, career management, employee relations. Development of internal HR tools & working on HR projects

Formations

  • Université Libre De Bruxelles Solvay Business School (Bruxelles)

    Bruxelles 2004 - 2005 Master in Management & BA

    Solvay Business School
  • ISC Saint-Louis (Bruxelles)

    Bruxelles 1996 - 1998 Human Resources Management

    Management Ressources Humaines
  • Université Libre De Bruxelles (Bruxelles)

    Bruxelles 1991 - 1996 Sciences Politiques - Relations Internat.

Réseau