Announcement: Jeroen Huisman to strengthen European Team
LONDON, AMSTERDAM, 3 December 2012: Proxima, a leading international procurement services provider, announced today that it has appointed Jeroen Huisman as a Client Services Director, further strengthening its continental European client team.
Based in Amsterdam, Jeroen will be responsible for building on the success of an already strong roster of continental European clients, including CSM, BG Group and British Airways.
Jeroen joins Proxima’s European operation from Accounting Plaza, where he held the position of Commercial Director. He brings to Proxima extensive experience of procurement and business process management, particularly within the retail sector, a core focus area for Proxima.
This appointment boosts Proxima’s international team as it continues its drive into European and American markets. The company, which now manages more than $10 billion worth of clients’ costs annually, has European presence in United Kingdom, Netherlands, Belgium, France, Switzerland, Spain, Germany and the Nordics. In addition to this, it delivers client services from offices in Chicago (Illinois) and Los Angeles (California) in North America.
Commenting on Jeroen’s appointment, Matthew Eatough, CEO of Proxima, said:
“Our philosophy is rooted in our drive to provide world class procurement services to the world’s largest businesses, and it is important to us that the ambitions of our people match those of our organization. Jeroen’s experience gives us another competitive edge in a rapidly developing market for us and will further strengthen our ability to deliver cross-border, longer term contracts to an increasingly diverse range of international clients.”
For further enquiries or comments, please contact:
Tom Lawrence or Chris Gayner +44 20 3465 4554
FTI Consulting, for Proxima
Jamie Robertson +44 20 7831 3113