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Marcel Hijstek Biography

Marcel Hijstek is HCME’s General Manager of Supply Chain Management, and reports directly to the Director of Production & Procurement.

Marcel is responsible for the supply chain processes at both of HCME’s production facilities in Amsterdam and Oosterhout. He supervises the order intake from authorised dealers, long-term production planning and scheduling, machine and component purchases, and the handling of all in- and outbound goods.      

Marcel joined HCME in October 2008 as the Manager of Supply Chain Management at the Amsterdam factory. Prior to this, he obtained experience in a variety of roles for Fokker Technologies, a Dutch Aerospace company. At Fokker, Marcel successfully launched a joint venture with a Romanian aerospace company for the low-cost production of components and subassemblies.

In his time with HCME, Marcel has overseen the implementation of a new SAP ERP system within production and procurement. This has led to subsequent process improvements, and has been instrumental in improving delivery performance within the factories.

Marcel earned a bachelor’s degree in Economics from The Hague University of Applied Sciences. He has also obtained master’s degrees in Business Administration and Business Management Logistics & Marketing.

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