Patrick Driessen is a Dutch result-driven and forward-thinking business leader, business mentor and agent of change with a proven track record of achievement in a career that spans over 20 years in sales management, deal making, solution development, strategic consulting, operations, delivery, finance, innovation, marketing and hands-on leadership positions.
He has held executive hands-on leadership positions across IT&T, Digital Media, Entertainment and Financial Services with responsibility for the USA, Europe, Middle East, and the Asia Pacific region, including P&L responsibility for up to US$350M and over 750 people. He has been instrumental in many start-ups, various mergers & acquisitions as well as numerous fund raising activities.
Patrick has extensive experience in building companies, business units and brands. Grown businesses rapidly through visionary and inspirational leadership, solid business development, guerrilla marketing, change management, people care focus, operational & delivery excellence, liberating finance, fuelling a new innovative portfolio and firm decision making.