Vlerick Change Makers Podcast Series - #9 Joost Uwents (WDP)

‘Vlerick Change Makers’ is an original Vlerick Business School podcast series. In this podcast, we learn from Vlerick alumni on how they live, learn and leap in these turbulent times.

In this ninth episode, Joost Uwents (Masters in General Management 1992) talks about how WDP is changing the warehouse industry. As CEO, he gives his insights on managing a European logistics provider and about identifying opportunities on an international scale.

The recording of this podcast took place in November 2020.

Strategy in turbulent times

Want to discover more changemaking strategies to thrive in turbulent times? Listen to the other episodes in this podcast series.

Related news

  1. New

    A start-up with high ‘aspyrations’

    Date: 13/01/2021
    Category: Alumni News
    Making customers happy through innovative healthcare solutions is the mission of Aspyro. This start-up was co-founded in 2020 by Masters alumnus Lien Van Der Schueren and produces 3D-printed eyewear designed especially for oxygen users. Oxy-glasses make oxygen therapy less visible, more comfortable, and more practical. Lien talks about how Vlerick made her see that she could actually be an entrepreneur – something she had never considered before.
  2. Tasty healthy meals made easy

    Date: 06/01/2021
    Category: Alumni News
    The Mealhero adventure started from three Masters in General Management alumni asking themselves: Why is it so hard to eat healthy? And why is it so easy to eat unhealthy? Is it possible to eat easy and healthy? In answer to these questions, they came up with this solution: fresh-frozen ingredients, in innovative combinations, prepared within 25 minutes by a smart steamer. They’ve just raised another €2.5 million in venture capital to grow their company even further.
All articles