Our company exists of a thirteen-member Executive Management Team led by the two-headed Board of Directors, together with five Managing Directors of the different Operating Companies and the five Group Senior Vice Presidents for Transformation, People, Operations, Strategy & Development and Digital & IT.
Board of Directors
Remco TeulingsGroup Chief Executive Officer
Remco has extensive experience working across the value chain. Between 2007 and 2012, Remco was CEO/ Managing Director of Central Europe for Knauf Insulation. In 2012 he took up the role as Divisional President at Tarkett, the multi-national flooring business.
In 2017, Remco joined CRH Europe Distribution (now BME) as Managing Director and has led BME as CEO since it became an independent business in 2019.
Mark TonkensGroup Chief Financial Officer
Mark has extensive experience in finance, delivering value in large-scale international companies. Mark’s career in finance spans 25 years, first at Royal Philips and then at Borealis, where he was Group CFO since 2014.
Mark has been CFO of BME Group since June 2023.
John TrosGroup SVP Operations
His prior experience included management roles within KPMG Advisory, Ahold Delhaize and ABN AMRO.
Fabian KoppertGroup SVP Strategy & Development
His expertise is in mergers & acquisitions, business strategy and real estate. His prior experience included roles within CRH, Rentokil and KPMG.
Thomas LangthalerGroup Chief Digital and Information Officer
His expertise is in transforming traditional IT teams into IT & Digital teams adding value to the core business. His prior experience included CIO/CDO roles within Adapa Group, DO & CO Group and Prinzhorn Group.
Jan-Willem DockheerManaging Director BMN Netherlands
His prior experience includes management roles within Ahold Delhaize, Fit for Free and Philips.
Andreas PawlenkaManaging Director BMS Switzerland
His prior experience included also strategy, operational efficiency and transformation in various roles in consultancy and at Kingfisher and Metro Group.
Frans HartongManaging Director STG Belgium and SHK Deutschland (a.i.)
His prior experience included business development, operations and sales in various roles at CRH, Intergamma and Metro Group.
Olivier TouchaisManaging Director BME France, BME Spain, Maxmat, BMB, BME Bouwmaten, Quester + Group ComEx
Besides leading the different Operational Companies, he is also leading the commercial excellence strategic initiative for the Group. His prior experience included various roles within Honeywell.