Gerard Ketelaar (1958)
Executive Search Technology / ICT Sector Expert & Board Member IMD International Search Group
Over a period of more than 20 years Gerard has held several leading positions at, among others Philips, KPN Telecom, Sylvan Prometric and PiMedia. In the middle of the 1990′s he worked as the manager of the Business Unit Interactive Services of KPN Telecom where he became the driving force behind the introduction of leading telephone and chipcard concepts and innovative internet activities.
For the American enterprise Sylvan Prometric, the global market leader in the field of Computer Based Testing, he was responsible as EMEA Director for their new business activities in Europe, North Africa and the Middle East.
As Director of PiMedia, Gerard led the introduction of innovative HR instruments for performance measurement and competence management. Here, he also laid the foundation for the assessment activities.
Gerard developed his Executive Search skills at YER. With his passion and enthusiasm for ICT and technology he has built a strong professional network and he closely follows developments and innovations within the industry, which make him an inspiring sparring partner for clients. Given his background it is not surprising that Gerard, as a Managing Partner at Quaestus, is responsible for Professional Services, ICT and Technology.