Michel CasselmanNon-executive Chairman (Independent)
Michel Joris Carline Casselman, is General Manager of PMV, an investment company based in Brussels and held 100 % by the regional government of Flanders. PMV has close to EUR 1 billion in assets under management, which it invests in the Flanders region and covering assets classes such as venture capital, growth capital, mezzanine loans, real estate and infrastructure. Before taking the helm of PMV, Michel Casselman was a Partner at AeroManS, who manages private equity investments in aviation assets. Michel Casselman also worked for 13 years for Petercam SA, where he started in 1998 as a financial analyst and had several roles with the company. His last position was as Director of Petercam Services responsible for private equity investments. In this role he managed or directed investments in aviation and renewable energy, as well as investments in listed private equity funds in Asia (China, India and Vietnam).Mr. Casselman has more than 20 years of experience, including five years at a technology firm, now part of Oracle, where he started as a consultant and left as Director of Consulting Services. He holds two Masters degrees, in Mechanical Engineering and Financial Economics, from the University of Leuven in Belgium.