GET TO KNOW THE PEOPLE
THAT REV UP THE PARTS INDUSTRY.
PDG is what can happen when experienced business builders and seasoned industry experts join forces. Meet the team behind the fastest growing motorcycle parts distributor in Europe.
Tom Beyers – CEO
Tom Beyers became CEO in July 2018. Apart from running the overall operations and resources of the PDG network, he outlines and executes the company’s growth strategy. Prior to joining PDG, Tom has held management positions at several major distribution companies, such as CRH Distribution and Fedrus International. As well as being a business builder for over 20 years, he has a Degree in Commercial Engineering from Antwerp University.
Mark Brok – CFO
Mark Brok joined PDG in September 2020 as CFO. In this role he holds responsibility for all financial matters as well as ESG, IT, Legal&Compliance and HR admin. Prior to PDG Mark was CFO of IHC IQIP for 8 years and held several senior financial positions at Tata Steel. Mark holds a master’s degree in Business Economics and a postgraduate ‘Register Controller’.
Arno van de Glind – Managing Director Hoco Parts
Arno van de Glind joined Hoco Parts BV in 2002 and became Managing Director in 2018. Arno is responsible for Hoco Parts’ business, strategy and buy-and-build integrations. He holds a Master of Science in Management from Nyenrode Business University, The Netherlands.
Philippe Carlier – Managing Director DC AFAM
Philippe Carlier joined AFAM in September 2005. After the integration of AFAM FRANCE with DC AFAM he moved to the Belgian Headquarters to take on general management. Prior to joining DC AFAM he lead the Sales Division of Mewaf, office manufacturing division of Van Marcke in Kortrijk, Belgium. Philippe Carlier holds a Bachelors degree in both Marketing and Business Management.
Johan Langius – Managing Director CMS
Johan Langius joined PDG as CFO in November 2018 and is currently Managing Director of CMS. He is responsible for managing strategy, performance and growth at CMS. Before joining PDG, Johan was COO at EV-charging station manufacturer EVBox and air filter manufacturer AAF. Apart from having 25 years of experience in operational excellence, he holds a Bachelors degree in Economics.
Robert Pater – Managing Director Motorcycle Storehouse
Robert joined Motorcycle Storehouse as CFO in February 2017 and is currently Managing Director. He is responsible for managing strategy, performance and growth at MCS. Before joining MCS, Robert was CFO at Linxdatacenter and infrastructure solutions contractor Nacap. He holds a Masters degree in Accountancy from the University of Groningen. Robert is a chartered accountant (RA) and holds a postgraduate ‘Register Controller’.
Hicham Bejja – Business Development Director
Hicham Bejja joined PDG in April 2020 to develop the growth strategy of existing business and actively support and execute the buy and build strategy of the group. Prior to joining PDG, Hicham worked for nearly 10 years as a management consultant at PwC and at Bain & Company advising top management of different companies in their strategic and operational ambitions and challenges. He holds a masters degree in business economics from the Erasmus University.