Joris van den Hurk

Move To Great Performance


Sparring partner to board members and entrepreneurs. Joris combines transformation strength and a strong drive for results with extended market expertise in industry and retail. He can perform in both complex international organizations and family business environments. A strong turn-around and crisis manager who is used to achieving results in difficult situations.

Joris graduated in Business Economics and Political Sciences at the University of Amsterdam and likes variety in both his work and private live: trend watching, travelling and sports are just some of his interests.

Transformation strategy for a Cash & Carry building materials wholesealer towards an omnichannel player
Implementing a new global distribution policy to boost growth of market leader in starch production
Empowering and renewal of the service organisation of a cash & carry building materials retailer
Strategy towards a robust positioning within the stevedoring and value-chain of conditioned food
Strategic transition roadmap for succession within an international family-owned company in high pressure vessels
Set the standard for medical grade products for a polystyrene producer
Global logistics network assessment and optimisation
Global logistics network and inventory optimisation for naphtenics producer results in more than 20 million euros in savings
Developing an ambitious business plan to generate €130 million
A 6-step improvement plan boosts EBIT by €4 million for logistic service provider