Managing Partner, KF Brussels & Luxembourg, Board & CEO Services

Christophe Vandoorne is a Senior Client Partner and Managing Partner of Korn Ferry’s Brussels & Luxembourg offices. He is a member of our Global Industrial Practice and is the Global Lead Partner for Building Products & Materials markets.

Mr. Vandoorne has undertaken a wide range of searches, which have included non-executive board mandates, as well as all levels of functional, technical and financial appointments, including CEO, COO, CFO, CHRO, sales and marketing, research and development, and innovation roles. He actively works on board and CEO services, including board and top team effectiveness projects.

Having joined Korn Ferry 24 years ago, he has developed a deep experience in executive search, international business management and leadership consulting. He serves multinationals and mid-caps, including the headquarters of international companies, for executive search and talent management consulting services.

In the Industrial Market, Mr. Vandoorne serves companies with activities in Materials, Chemicals, Infrastructure, Manufacturing, Transportation, Utilities, Building & Construction, Automation, Logistics & Supply Chain, etc.

Previously, he worked for Procter & Gamble as purchasing manager in the EMEA central procurement organization, where he focused on chemicals and packaging materials.

Mr. Vandoorne earned a Master’s Degree in Economics from the The Louvain School of Management (UCL) in Belgium and a bachelor of science degree in law from the Free University of Brussels (VUB/ULB). 

He is fluent in Dutch, French and English.

Mr. Vandoorne is Chairman of the Nomination & Remuneration Committee and Non-Executive Board member at Alcopa, a large family-owned international industrial company active in diversified manufacturing.