Ton (1980) has worked at Vebego since 2007. After holding management positions in the Netherlands and Switzerland, he has been the CEO of Vebego Group since 2021. He studied financial business administration at Nyenrode Business University and completed various senior management courses at London Business School, Singularity University and Tilburg University.
“As the grandson of founder Tonny Goedmakers, it is a privilege to be able to lead the company and to ensure that the number of meaningful jobs can continue to grow. When I was 15, I started doing cleaning and service work during the holidays, which is how I developed my interest in service provision. It is precisely the diversity of the people you work with and the positive impact we can bring that makes our services so special."
After studying civil engineering in Aachen, Markus (1963) has held management positions in technical and infrastructural facility management for over 30 years. He joined the Vebego Group at the beginning of 2022 with the acquisition of Hectas. Prior to this, he managed the Hectas Gruppe for over eleven years, which under his leadership developed into one of the top 25 players in the facility services industry and merged with its sister company, Servico Gruppe, to form Vebego Facility Services in January 2023. As COO, he has been responsible for the Vebego activities in Germany, Austria and Switzerland (DACH) since 1 January 2024
"Growing up in a large family, I learnt early on how rewarding it is to achieve something together. Every time our customers recognise that the people at Vebego have contributed to making them even better in their core business, it feels just as valuable. This desire for improvement drives me."
Mark (1966) has been working at Vebego Group since March 2019, First as Division Director and then as COO for Belgium and the Netherlands since 1 January 2021.
He has extensive experience in the service industry thanks to his background as Q Park Managing Director, where he was responsible for the Netherlands and Germany, as General Manager at Vodafone and as HR Director at Libertel. Mark’s education was at the Haarlem Business School, University of Hertfordshire and INSEAD.
“The ability to collectively organise professional services, have a positive impact on our society and ensure meaningful work within this wonderful company motivates me every day.”
Sirka (1976) has been Chief Value Officer at Vebego Group since February 2023. She has over 20 years of international experience in various financial positions. After obtaining a master's degree in International Business Administration, she started her career at a German bank and later moved into transport and logistics. As CVO, Sirka is not only ultimately responsible financially (as the CFO used to be), but responsible for the growth, optimisation and protection of value for our stakeholders.
"The German reunification has had a big impact on my life. Very early on, I learnt the importance of openness and eagerness to explore other cultures and what it means to actively integrate and develop under ever-changing conditions and to deal with transformation and change with heart and guts. Vebego offers me a unique opportunity as Chief Value Officer to focus -in addition to my financial skills- on integral and comprehensive thinking. The significance and social appreciation for our employees mean a lot to me."
Poléanne Vluggen (1973) has been working at Vebego Group since September 2022. As Chief People and Culture Officer, she is responsible for the development of Vebego’s most important capital: our people.
She has extensive international experience in the field of people and hospitality through her background as HR SVP of DACH/Nordics (incl. the United Kingdom) at Accor Hotels and Executive Board Member HR Netherlands at Kuehne + Nagel. Póleanne was educated at the Hotel Management School in Maastricht and has a master’s degree in Strategic HR Management.
“People don’t buy what you do; they buy why you do it”. That’s my motto, and it fits perfectly with an organisation where meaningful work for employees, customers and the impact on society are paramount.