“Always be a first rate version of yourself, not a second rate version of someone else!”
Vivienne de Leeuw is Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the Port of Rotterdam Authority since 1 July 2019. Her responsibilities include Finance, Treasury, Tax, Procurement, Facilities, IT, Digital Solutions and Innovation.
Vivienne graduated in MSc Business Economics at the Maastricht University in 1999. She started working at Arthur Andersen (later: Deloitte) in 1999 in the Corporate Finance practice. In 2005 Vivienne became Head of Investor Relations at Rodamco Europe (later:Unibail-Rodamco), which at the time got its first stock exchange listing on the AEX index.
In 2008 Vivienne moved to Royal KPN as Head of Investor Relations. In 2011 she was appointed CFO of KPN Consumer Residential in 2011, a large division operating in the consumer telecoms market with 5000 employees generating EUR 2bn in revenues.
In 2017 Vivienne moved to the CFO position of RTL Nederland, the Dutch market leader in the broadcasting & entertainment sector. In addition to her financial responsibilities, Vivienne was responsible for the RTL Ventures portfolio.
Chairman of the Supervisory Board of PortBase
Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Smartport
Chairman of the Foundation Board of Port XL