After gaining a degree in Economics with a Major in Finance in 1984, Annick began his career as a Senior Auditor with Ford Motor Cie before moving to become Managing Consultant at SCR Ltd and then co-founded Aces International-Management + Resources SA.

In 1990 he founded and has been since Managing Director of Van Steenbrugge & Associates, International Executive Search. He is also Founder-Managing Director of Accelerate International SA.

Annick is trilingual Dutch, French, English, with a good understanding of German, Italian and Spanish.


  • Human resources
  • Interim management
  • Management consulting and auditing
  • Executive coaching
  • Organisational development and business strategy

Annick has a wide range of interests in sports and is an enthusiastic marathon runner, having completed a number of marathons across the globe.