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About BDO

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BDO Story

BDO Story

The international BDO network was established in 1963 by three European offices ( the first letter of each of the three founder's names make up the logo of today's network: Binder (UK), Dijker (NL), Otte (D), an American and a Canadian firm. BDO today is one of the largest Auditing, Accountancy and Consultancy companies in the world. 

Supervisory Board

Supervisory Board

The Supervisory Board has a surveillant authority and guards the interests of the group, and compliance with the statutory, regulatory and deontological rules that apply.  The ‘Supervisory Board’ is composed of a Chairman and 4 members: Peter De Smet (Chairman), Vincent van den Bulck, Fabrice Grognard, Werner Lapage and Patrick Vanbelleghem.

Board of Directors

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is responsible for the overall management of the Group, guards the strategy and keeps BDO’s long term vision on edge. The Board of Directors is composed of a Chairman, who externally also holds the title of CEO, and 6 members: Hans Wilmots (Chairman/CEO), Stephan Vandewiele (COO)   Johan Vandenbroeck, Sonia Toussaint, Hennie Herijgers, Erwin Boumans and Félix Fank.

Management Committee

Management Committee

The Management Committee is responsible for the daily management of BDO. The link between the Board of Directors and the Management Committee is assured by Stephan Vandewiele (COO), who also acts as Chairman of the Management Committee. The following Managing Partners represent the different Business Lines: Veerle Catry (A&A), Dirk Vandendaele (A&R), Frederik De Roo (T&L), Alexandre Streel (Advisory). The Business Support Services (BSS) are represented by Annelies Steenbeke (HRM), Christophe Colson (Operations), Bart Naessens (ICT), Pascal Dehenain (Sales & Marketing) and Christof Van Malder) (FIN).  

Transparency Report

Transparency Report

In accordance with the law on the organization of the Office of Auditors, BDO yearly issues a transparency report. The intent of the transparency declaration is to inform all stakeholders involved about the legal structure, the internal organization, the quality controls and the network. 

Corporate Governance Charter

Corporate Governance Charter

In the framework of publicity of management and the recommendations recorded in different corporate governance codes, the legal entities of the BDO network in Belgium have decided to clearly communicate about it's internal organization, the legal structure, the managing body in the network to all stakeholders involved.