Oscar joined the Board of Akzo Nobel India as a Non Executive Director in May 2019.
Oscar is currently the Managing Director for AkzoNobel Decorative Paints in South East & South Asia (SESA). Over the course of his 28-year career with AkzoNobel Group, he has successfully led various portfolios in the coatings and automobile departments.
Oscar is a passionate people manager, driving customer focus and performance improvement in all business areas. Other areas of his expertise include market research, business planning, strategy development and innovation.
Oscar went through an Advanced Management Program at INSEAD in 2006 and Global Executive Leadership Program at Yale School of Management in 2016. He graduated from Technical University Eindhoven with a Masters in Business Engineering and Management Sciences in 1988.
With a key interest in Sustainability, Oscar also actively promotes painting the construction industry green and collaborates closely with the World Green Building Council in Asia in many initiatives and thought leadership platform.