Number +32 2 779 52 52

Languages Dutch, English, French and German

Joost Baelden


Areas of Focus

  • Industry: Raw Materials, Manufacturing, Converting, Assembly
  • Value Added-Logistics and B2B Distribution
  • International Industrial Business
  • Sales and Marketing

With a MBA background and 20 years’ broad experience in senior and C-level positions in large multinationals in industry across Europe, Joost has a deep understanding of industry and industrial services.

Consecutively based in Germany and Belgium, Joost works as Executive Search Consultant on missions across Europe since 2004. Joost joined Hoffman and Associates in 2016.

He is specialised in identifying leaders and specialists who contribute to business growth in General Management, Sales and Marketing, Supply Chain, Management Control, People Management and Operations/Manufacturing, in an international B2B environment.


Joost holds a Master in Economics and Finance from the University of Ghent, Belgium, and a Master in Business Administration from the Vlerick Business School, Belgium and IMD, Switzerland. He is fluent at all business levels in English, French, German and Dutch.

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