Professor Hendrik Vanmaele (Bruges, 1970) is Chief Executive Officer for Möbius, a consulting company with over 60 consultants specialised in business process management and supply chain management. Next to this, he is part-time professor at University of Ghent and Vlerick Business School. Hendrik Vanmaele has an engineering degree and a master degree in industrial management. He studied at Cornell University (USA) and obtained a PhD in industrial management. As a professional consultant, Prof Vanmaele is involved with several companies and public organisations for the modeling, analysis and redesign of business processes. As an academic, Prof Vanmaele is specialised in the application of simulation and optimisation techniques supporting analysis and redesign exercises. He is the author of many national and international publication on supply chain management and business process management.