Mathilde Meeuwis



Program Manager Digital Transformation at Damen Shipyards Group

Mathilde leads changes in complex environments. Strongly focussed on stakeholder management, communication across the whole organization. Specialized in change management and implementations of big (IT) changes in customer facing organizations. Ability to create handshakes by involving people, so an agreed point of view can be developed and delivered. 


Winnie van Heesch



Strategy Advisor Consumer Affairs at Autoriteit Consument en Markt


Winnie is a political scientist. She started her career at the economics office of the ABN AMRO bank, but now she has more than 15 years of experience in regulation on competition and consumer protection. In june last year, she started working as a strategy advisor at ACM


Mareille de Bloois



Consumer Behavior Expert at Autoriteit Consument en Markt


Mareille is one of the first members of ACM's Behavioural Insights Team. She has a background in social psychology. She integrates behavioural insights into the work of ACM. By implementing a behaviourally informed, evidence-based approach, she discovers what the most effective intervention is to help consumers make better choices and stimulate businesses to comply with the rules.


Jack Peters



Business Development Director at Alibaba Group


Jack Peters joined Alibaba as Business Development Director in 2016. He is responsible for overseeing growth in the UK, Nordics and Netherlands regions, working with companies to enter the Chinese market and reach the 800 million annual active consumers on Alibaba's platforms.

He has a wide and extensive background in retailing, having worked and prior to Alibaba, in senior director roles at both Blokker and Aldi, as well as larger-listed companies such as Metro. Though his expertise is primarily in business development, Jack has broad experience across other areas of business, ranging from strategy to operations.


Steven van de Ridder

Director Advanced Analytics at Picnic

Steven is an engineer with an economics degree or an economist with a passion for engineering, after 13 years on the intersection between business, data and software development, Steven is still trying to figure this one out. After joining Picnic 4 years ago, just as the concept went from pilot to startup, he spent the first two years building the commercial function: team, processes, infrastructure and relationships with external partners.


The last two years, he has been passionately working to turn Picnic's data into insights, models, and algorithms to increase customer happiness, employee efficiency, and supplier effectiveness. 


Markus Ricke



Product Owner Data & Analytics Platform at Vattenfall Energy Trading

Markus joined Vattenfall in 2013 as Product Owner for the company’s Data & Analytics platform. He is responsible for further developing the platform so that it can serve as basis for Vattenfall’s ambitions in automation and AI.


He has a Ph.D. in Banking & Finance and prior to Vattenfall worked for several years in the financial industry, leading teams of quants and data scientists.


Natasha Wadher



Regional Marketing Manager EMEA at  Thunderhead


Natasha has worked in both B2B and B2C organisations. In her current role at Thunderhead, she helps bring to light a company’s true capability of driving business results and CX differentiation through customer journey orchestration and real-time interaction management.


Martin Hermsen


Partner at Sia Partners Netherlands


Martin Hermsen is partner at Sia Partners Netherlands and is responsible for the Marketing & Customer Experience practice. He has over 20 years of consulting experience in growth & competitive strategy, product innovation, marketing and customer management. Martin studied Information Engineering at the University of Amsterdam, and received his MBA from the Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus Graduate School of Business.


Khalid El-Bachraoui

Senior Manager Digital & MCX at Sia Partners

Khalid El-Bachraoui is a Senior Manager within the Digital, Marketing & Customer Experience practice of Sia Partners. He has over 10 years of consulting experience serving global customers in the area of Digital Transformation. Khalid coordinated this year’s Digital Dominance Benchmark together with his research team and will present the benchmark results during the Digital Innovation Summit. Feel free to contact Khalid in case of inquiries/questions related to the Digital Dominance Benchmark.


Robert Jan van Vliet

Partners Energy Utilities & Environment at Sia Partners

Robert Jan van Vliet is partner at Sia Partners and works for over 15 years as management consultant with Utilities, Oil & Gas and Chemicals companies. Robert Jan founded the Sia Partners office in Amsterdam early 2010. In his approach he considers teamwork, a positive and engaged mindset mandatory in order to perform well at his customers and to optimize team performance. Robert Jan is currently very active in the areas of digital transformation and analytics-based consulting. Robert Jan holds a Master of Science in Business Administration from the Erasmus University in Rotterdam.

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