Business Support Officer
Sophie graduated as Management Assistant at the Erasmus Hogeschool in Brussels.
She started to work as customer service representative at the Belgische Wijnbeurs for 2 years. After this, her 16-years IT career began at Cognos (now IBM). She evolved from a junior assistant role to a Sales- and Services assistant function for sales and consultancy teams performing the administration process from A-Z. In 2009, she moved to IBM, due to the acquisition of Cognos. In first instance, she pursued her administrative role as part of the IBM Cognos Operations team.
In 2011 she moved into a commercial role as Inside Sales representative for IBM Social until 2016. Due to a reorganisation at IBM, Sophie left IBM and pursued her career as a business partner in a selection and recruitment company. In 2018 she started to work as part of the Business Excellence finance team Benelux as Contract Analyst at Abbott Vascular.
Sophie joined element61 in January 2021 as Business Support Officer.