Gerard Blok has been appointed chief operations officer (COO) and Tjibbe Steenstra as chief financial officer (CFO) of Gpi Group.
With these appointments, the company aims to optimise both the sharing of knowledge and connection between the different operating companies. Blok and Steenstra will strengthen the management team of the Gpi Group which is led by co-CEOs Fred Boere and Arno Rodenburg.
Rodenburg, says: ‘Gerard’s work experience in various positions and operating companies allows Gerard as COO to realise the overarching operational objectives of Gpi Group.’ In his new position, Blok will focus on optimising the structure and procedures of the operating companies and the cooperation of the various companies within customer projects.
Boere comments on Steenstra’s appointment as CFO: ‘In the short period of time he has been working for Gpi, Tjibbe has proven that he has excellent knowledge of the financial field, the internal business processes, and the market in which Gpi operates. This combined with his educational background will help us to further professionalise the financial operations of the Gpi Group.’