Paul Van Oyen
CEO and responsible for Etex Industry Division, Africa Region and Communications
"I am close to the day-to-day business – knowing everybody by their first name – while thinking conceptually about the future at the same time."
Paul Van Oyen has been the CEO of Etex since 1 January 2015, and also acts as the responsible for Etex Industry, the Africa Region and Communications. After several years as a researcher and technologist, he joined Etex in 1990, starting off as a Laboratory and Project Manager in the Redco R&D department. After that, he led the Business Development of our European Building Materials division. In 2004, he became Business Development Manager and successfully completed several acquisitions in Europe. Meanwhile, he also helped shape our business in clay tiles and in 2007 took the role of Managing Director for Eastern Europe. In 2011, Paul became Director of the Fire Protection & Insulation Division, better known under its brand name Promat.
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