Remco Steenbergen (1968) was appointed to the position of Chief Financial Officer and member of the Executive Committee of Barry Callebaut effective March 1, 2018.
Remco Steenbergen started his career with KPMG in the Netherlands in 1986. In 1993, he moved to the United Kingdom as Manager Corporate Finance with KPMG in London. From 1995 to 1998, he worked as Senior Manager in the International Practice of KPMG in Taipei, Taiwan.
Remco Steenbergen joined Royal Philips, a leader in health technology, in 1998 as CFO Television Europe and Global Industry in Bruges, Belgium. In 2002, he was promoted to Vice President, General Manager of Finance Shared Services Europe in Dublin, Ireland. From 2004 to 2009, he served as Senior Vice President, Group Chief Accountant for Philips in Amsterdam, Netherlands. In 2009, Remco Steenbergen transitioned to Boston, USA, as Senior Vice President, Sector Controller Health Care and became Senior Vice President, CFO Business Imaging Systems in 2011. In 2014, he returned to Europe as Executive Vice President, Group Controller, in Amsterdam, Netherlands, and was subsequently appointed Executive Vice President, CFO HealthTech Businesses, Innovation & Group Functions in 2015.
Remco Steenbergen received a post-doctorate in Accounting from the Erasmus University in Rotterdam, Netherlands, and holds an MBA from IMD in Lausanne, Switzerland.