Exclusive Networks, a global cybersecurity specialist for digital, has announced that Ben Aelbrecht will become the new General Manager for Exclusive Networks Netherlands. The appointment coincides with the early retirement of current Managing Director Berry van Waayenburg, who will leave the company at the end of the year.
From January 1, 2022, Ben Aelbrecht will take on responsibility for the Netherlands, in addition to his role as General Manager for Belgium and Luxembourg (Belux), he will therefore become General Manager for Exclusive Networks Benelux.
Ben Aelbrecht: “The Dutch team has been delivering excellent performance under Berry’s leadership for many years and I am really looking with new colleagues, partners and suppliers to continue this and achieve new achievements to target. I see many opportunities to further expand the services and solutions and to increase the influence and success in the market of Exclusive Networks across the region. I would like to thank Berry on behalf of the entire Exclusive team for his long-standing commitment and dedication and wish him all the best for the future.”
Ben Aelbrecht has almost 30 years of experience in the tech industry. He has led the Belux team since 2018 and enjoyed fundamental success as Sales Director of Exclusive Networks Belux. applications When he joined Exclusive Networks, Ben worked in various management positions at Proximus and Cisco, among others. The current period until the end of 2021 will be used by Berry van Waayenburg and Ben Aelbrecht for a smooth transition that ensures continuity and business-as-usual in the Netherlands from 1 January.
Berry van Waayenburg: “I have every confidence that Ben Exclusive Networks will lead the Netherlands with conviction and be supported by a very experienced and committed local team. It’s been an amazing 14 years, first as CEO of TechAccess and then the last 5 years as part of the Exclusive family. But it is time for the company to take the next steps, with which I wish everyone the best of luck. I would like to thank all partners and suppliers for the pleasant cooperation and the trust they have placed in Exclusive Networks Netherlands.”