At the Swedish Chamber of Commerce Board Meeting on September 26, 2023, the Board of Directors took the opportunity to thank Bernie van Leeuwen who was attending for the last time. Bernie van Leeuwen is leaving his position as General Manager SKF Netherlands on 31 October and will be followed up by Mark Verbakel
The Chairman of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce, Johan Uhlin, extended the Board’s heartfelt appreciation to Bernie van Leeuwen for his outstanding dedication and commitment to both the Board and the Diversity & Inclusion Committee. His insightful ideas, generous hosting, and enthusiasm have been instrumental in driving positive change within the Chamber. Bernie’s continued engagement is truly impressive and inspires us all. “We thank you for your valuable contributions and wish you all the best in your future,” says Johan Uhlin.
At the same time, we are extending a warm welcome to Mark Verbakel, Country Manager SKF B.V. and we are looking forward to welcoming him to the Swedish – Dutch Business Community.