Cédric Van Themsche

Cédric Van Themsche

Hands on Partner
Cedric is the Co-Founder of Altesia and brings extensive experience in controlling, corporate finance, business development, operational excellence, IT and project management across multiple industries. He currently fulfills the role of CFO at a large hospital in Belgium.

Before joining Altesia, Cedric served as an Interim Manager at AbbVie, the $110 billion market cap Chicago-based biopharmaceutical giant. While at AbbVie, he was responsible for leading the financial planning and analysis function in Belgium as well as played a key role in significant strategic efforts to reorganize the FP&A department and to align IT with Finance operations.

Prior to AbbVie, he worked as head of business development, IT and operational excellence at uMedia, a trans-media group based in Brussels and ran several M&A deals, set-up foreign subsidiaries in UK and France and steered the development of the internal architecture to sustain the company’s exponential growth.

Cedric began his career as an auditor with Deloitte then as a senior Consultant at Ormit, a management consulting firm based in Brussels. In this capacity, he led several engagements across multi-billion euros market cap companies with a focus on the re-engineering and interim management of Finance and Logistics departments.

He earned a Master in Business Engineering – emphasis in Finance from the Solvay Business School and an MBA from the Vlerick Management School.