Werner Cooreman, CPP, PSP

Senior Vice President – Group Security Director, Solvay Group, and Vice-Chair of ASIS Commission on Standards & Guideline, BE
Werner Cooreman is Senior Vice President – Group Security Director for the Solvay Group, a global chemical manufacturer. Previously Werner held international security roles in Supply Chain and Logistics and Critical Infrastructure. Prior to his 17 years in security management in the private industry, he was a career officer in the Belgian Military for 20 years, where he participated in several assignments with the United Nations and NATO during the Balkan Wars in the nineties.

Werner’s expertise covers a broad range of security expert areas, but he is mainly focussed on establishing and developing the security function in complex international business environments, and is considered a thought leader on security management. He is an active member in several professional security associations, and holds a Master in Military Sciences from the Belgian Royal Military Academy, a certificate in Terrorism Studies from St Andrews University, as well as other professional security certifications across multiple domains of security.