SACC TX-Dallas - Speaker Series: CEO Spotlight - Kristien Verbeke
Join us for a virtual breakfast event with IKEA Frisco Store Manager Kristien Verbeke. Kristien has been with IKEA for 25 years, starting in Belgium as a Department Head before moving to China to serve as a Purchasing Manager for IKEA Trading Shanghai. With a Masters in Chinese Studies from the University of Leuven, Belgium, and an MBA from the Henley Management Institute, Kristien has extensive experience as both a store manager and a sales leader on the regional and national level. She speaks 5 languages (Dutch, English, French, Chinese, German), has traveled to 6 continents for work and leisure, and has published a book about her experience on a 1991 women's expedition along the Great Wall of China.
During this virtual breakfast event, Kristien will outline the pillars of her leadership philosophy and her emphasis on togetherness, performance with a meaning, and entrepreneurship for the many. Don't miss this unique opportunity to hear from an internationally experienced business manager about the secrets of effective leadership.
Learn more about Kristien Verbeke in this SACC-TX interview from May 2019.