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Appels Management

Principal: Ton Appels



company contact details:
  Appels Management
Dr. Ariënsstraat 2
4702 HP
tel: 00-31165546282
fax: .
mobile: 00-31653781060
email: tonappels@iib.ws


Key Services Offered:
Business support and development.

Core Experience of Principal:
Mix of consultancy / interim management (McKinsey, A.T. Kearney, and self-employed) and line management (Fuji Photo Film and Iggesund Paperboard) + Teacher at Business School + Mother tongue is Dutch; close to fluent in English; very good command of German; basic knowledge of French and Italian

Key experience areas include: Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Purchasing, IT, Organisation, Operations and operational efficiency, Cost control, Strategy.

Participated / led over 40 major projects (1 month - 2 years) in a wide variety of industries and countries + Substantial international experience. Have worked in and/or have had considerable exposure to businesses in The Netherlands, Belgium, US (lived and worked almost 3 years in the US), Germany (lived and worked 1 year in Berlin), UK, Sweden and Japan.


Accreditations and Qualifications:
University degree in Business Economics (Drs) and PhD in general economics (PhD on enterprise subsidies). Accredited Associate, Institute for Independent Business (AInstIB).

Industry Sectors worked in:
Transportation: - Road transport / freight forwarding - Integrators / couriers (UPS, FedEx, ABX Logistics) - Airlines and airports - Seaports - Shipping - Process Industries (e.g. cardboard, photographic paper, PS-plates) - Miscellaneous industries - Government.

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