Benoit Van Hecke

Nickel Institute

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Nickel Institute


- Joined ALZ (Belgium) in 1993 as a stainless flat products technical support engineer
- Technical director of Euro Inox (the European Stainless Steel Development Association) from 2004 to 2007
- Author of various Euro Inox learning tools and publications on properties and applications of stainless steel
- Head of Technical Customer Support and Development, Aperam Stainless Europe, Genk (B)
- Head of Project Sales, Aperam Stainless Europe, Genk (B) 
- Currently Market Development Manager Europe, Nickel Institute, Brussels (B)

Positions reflect drive to promote nickel as a safe and sustainable material for the challenges in society.

Specialties: excellent language skills, technical customer support, market development, authoring