Willem de Jonge

Senior Associate

Willem is an experienced Supply Chain and Sustainable Development professional with a passion for sustainability. He spent 32 years at Heineken, where he gained experience in business administration as Senior Supply Chain Country Director for a business unit with a turnover of more than a billion dollars and up to 2000 employees. During this period, he also developed skills ranging from vision and strategy setting, operational excellence, people- and change management and getting things done. In his last position as Director of Global Sustainable Development, his focus areas were climate action and water management.

Dutch by nationality, Willem worked throughout locations in the Netherlands, as well as abroad in Papua New Guinea, Romania, Belgium and France. He holds a Master’s degree in Chemical Technology from Delft University of Technology and has completed several courses in Supply Chain Management, Business and Leadership at IMD Lausanne, INSEAD Fontainebleau, Cranfield university and Harvard university.

He currently resides in the Netherlands with his wife and two children. In his spare time Willem enjoys being outdoors, biking, running, hiking and spending quality time with friends and family.