Wim van der Zande Chairman Wim has 25 years’ international experience of managing large organisations in the upstream and downstream oil and gas and chemical industries. He holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering, and a Masters in Business Administration from Henley Business School, University of Reading. Wim’s background in the engineering contracting business has seen him specialise in areas including the development of chemical complexes, technology developments, organisational developments and structures, and full project execution. Working for operators around the globe, he has progressed from Project Engineer to Project Manager and Director. Before becoming Chairman and subsequently CEO for Xodus Group, Wim was CEO at Aker Kvaerner Process and CEO of Chemtex Global. He has also held the position of Business Advisor with Chiyoda Corporation.