ECTA welcomes Luc Hindryckx as its new Executive Director


Brussels, 27 September 2016: With more than 20 years of experience in Business Development and Operations Leadership Experience as well as European Regulatory and Public Affairs, Luc Hindryckx has now been appointed ECTA new Executive Director.

In his professional career Luc Hindryckx also chaired the Council of the Belgian Institute for Postal services and Telecommunications (BIPT), served on multiple boards including BEREC, ERGP and ENISA and worked for several telecommunications operators.

“ECTA is pleased to announce the appointment of Luc Hindryckx to lead the association and wishes him the best of luck for his new role” says Gijs Phoelich, Chairman of ECTA. “His knowledge of the sector and leadership skills will be a tremendous asset to fulfil ECTA’s core values and mission and to strategically guide the association forward” he added.

“I am honoured that ECTA has appointed me as new Executive Director and I am ready to step into the position to take up this new challenge” indicated Luc Hindryckx. “There will be many opportunities in the coming period to remind the importance of competition and to demonstrate that the virtuous circle of competition has proven results on the level of investments, innovation, choice and affordable prices for end-users with benefits for the European economy as a whole. It’s time to get all citizens and businesses connected!”

Luc is a Belgian national and has a Master of Business Administration (MBA) in International Management from the Vlerick Business School, as well as a Master of Science in Industrial Engineering. Luc also worked for TELENET as a Director of Residential Wholesale Operations and Manager of Business Markets Strategy, and for GLOBAL ONE where he led Regulatory Affairs for the Benelux territory.

Contact: Aurélie Bladocha, Senior Public Affairs Manager
+32 478 78 61 00/