Mark Van Leijden
Active in the finance industry for 20 years. Mark graduated as MSc in Accounting, Auditing and Control followed by a post master graduation as certified public accountant (CPA) at the Erasmus University and the NBA (Koninklijke Nederlandse Beroepsorganisatie van Accountants). During his career Mark was involved in the financial auditing industry at KPMG for a period over 13 years. The main client-base was related to the large construction and industrial segment for mid-size and larger companies with an international basis. After this career Mark joined Royal IHC (one of his former clients of KPMG) in the group business control department and ultimately responsible for the Sales and Shipbuilding clusters.
Mark has been involved in financial audits of (international) mid-size and larger companies, including joint ventures in the large construction segment. During these years Mark regain many years of (financial) experience in the execution of large civil construction and shipbuilding projects. After Mark joined IHC he was involved in the setup of regional sales plans & forecasts, business plans and business cases as well as setting up business control departments to create a stronger connection between finance and operations. During these years Mark was also involved in projects such as setting up a internal review & control framework to retain strategical compliance, KPI dashboarding programs, IHC operational excellence program as well as the IHC2 transformation office.