Secretary General Transeo, Belgium
Marie Depelssemaker is Secretary General of Transeo, the European Association for Transfer of SMEs, since 2010. As Secretary General, she coordinates the activities of the Transeo network, including the organization of working groups, the supervision of European studies and research on transfer of business, the organization of events including General Assemblies & Transeo Summits, the definition and implementation of Transeo communication strategy, the collaboration with EU institutions and participation in EU institutions conferences and expert groups, contacts with Transeo Members, recruitment of new Members, ... Marie Depelssemaker hold a University degree in translation (French, English, Dutch) from ISTI in Brussels, Belgium. She started her career as translator at Comeos (Belgium Federation for Commerce & Services) in Brussels and then worked as communication consultant in an economic communication agency in Liège (dialectiq), which had among its clients the Walloon Minister for Economy and the SOWALFIN Group, including SOWACCESS (Transeo founding Member) and Transeo. Marie speaks French, English and Dutch.