Annick De Poorter

Executive Vice-President R&D, Quality & Sustainability

Annick De Poorter joined ONTEX in 2003 as the R&D Manager of Feminine Hygiene and was promoted to R&D and Quality Director in 2009.

Before joining the Group, she was the R&D Engineer Technical Products at Libeltex NV in Belgium.

Prior to that, she was a Scientific Researcher at the University of Ghent, Faculty of Engineering, Department of Textiles, Belgium.

Mrs De Poorter holds a master’s degree in Civil Engineering in Textiles from the University of Ghent, Belgium. She also holds a certificate “Internal Auditor ISO 9000:2000” from Lloyd’s Register.