BESIX RED appoints Sidney D. Bens as CFO

fr en

BESIX Real Estate Development, the real estate subsidiary of BESIX Group, announces the appointment of Sidney D. Bens* as Chief Financial Officer as from January 2, 2023. Marc Crohain, who previously held the position, will now accompany Gabriel Uzgen, Chief Executive Officer, as advisor.

<< Back
13/01/2023 | Personnalités
  • Sidney B. Bens copy

After joining BESIX Group in 1982 as Management Controller, Marc Crohain participated in the creation of BESIX RED in 1988 (formerly Betonimmo) and subsequently led the financial team as CFO. His long and solid experience enabled him to create and maintain trustworthy links with the banking world in the different countries where BESIX RED is active.

« I would like to thank Marc for his valuable expertise, which has allowed us to grow the real estate branch of the Group. He was the first one who trusted me and believed in my vision, from the moment I joined BESIX RED », says Gabriel Uzgen, CEO BESIX RED.

After having held various positions in the banking sector for about ten years, Sidney D. Bens joined Atenor (real estate developer listed on Euronext Brussels) in 1997, where he was CFO for 25 years. As CFO of BESIX RED, Sidney D. Bens will accompany the developer in the next steps of its sustainable development.

He will focus on strengthening the pan-European developer’s presence in markets where the company is already active and helping it to expand into new European cities. He will also work on identifying new sources of investment, co-development and equity partners, both in Belgium and internationally, and on strengthening the company’s visibility on the financial markets.

Sidney D. Bens says: «In a turbulent financial environment and in the well-known context of sustainability objectives, BESIX RED has an experienced team focusing on these new challenges. By joining the BESIX RED-team, I am honored to participate in meeting these challenges and to develop an adapted approach to financial matters, integrating the technological dimension in response to BESIX RED’s objectives of growth, profitability and sustainable performance».

«We are delighted to welcome Sidney D. Bens to BESIX RED where he will further strengthen the entrepreneurial philosophy that characterizes our team with his profile», adds Gabriel Uzgen.

Back to top  | << Back

Communiqués liés

Apex logo 150x150 (002)
18/07/2024

Apex Group Americas continues to expand its business develop...

Apex Group Ltd. (“Apex Group”) – global financial service provider - has a...

Apex Group
Baker McKenzie
18/07/2024

Baker McKenzie Luxembourg Unveils New Tax Controversy and Di...

Baker McKenzie Luxembourg is delighted to announce the release of our latest bro...

Baker McKenzie
Mr Shukhrat Ibragimov
17/07/2024 Personnalités

Changes to the ERG Board of Directors

Changes to the composition of the Board of Directors.

Eurasian Resources Group
Geobloc Terra Matters 15072024

Terra Matters Unveils First Product Circularity Data Sheet (...

Terra Matters, a pioneering Luxembourgish GIE dedicated to advancing and simpli...

TerraMatters
H2 truck
16/07/2024 Partenariat

Cargolux and Arthur Welter team up on hydrogenpowered trucki...

Cargolux and Arthur Welter are proud to announce their collaboration on a hydrog...

Cargolux
Apex logo 150x150 (002)
16/07/2024 Personnalités

Apex Group appoints Novigi as data and technology partner to...

Data and technology innovation, scale and capability offers sustainable pathway ...

Apex Group

Il n'y a aucun résultat pour votre recherche

We use cookies to ensure the best experience on our website. By accepting you agree the use of cookies. OK Learn more