Who we are

Dennis Houthoofd
Dennis Houthoofd

Dennis, director of horsum, has more than 15 years of relevant professional experience. Dennis started his career at Deloitte, where he first spent four years as an external auditor. After that, he joined the Enterprise Risk & CFO services department at Deloitte. Dennis has gained experience in project management, change management, financial assignments, SOX, internal audits and risk management, mainly in the manufacturing and technology sector.

In 2008, Dennis joined Barco, an international high-tech company. He worked on financial controlling, planning and analysis projects. In 2010, he rejoined the Enterprise Risk & CFO services department of Deloitte. In 2011, Dennis founded horsum.

Dennis Houthoofd has a master's degree in Applied Economics (2001 - University of Antwerp). In addition, he obtained an executive master in Controllership (2009 - Vlerick Business School), a post-graduate in Integral Product Development (2012 - University of Leuven), a certificate with distinction in 'Process Mining: Data science in Action' (2015 - University of Technology Eindhoven) and an executive master in ‘Creating Business Value with Big Data’ (2016 - Vlerick Business School).

Frederik Vervoort
Frederik Vervoort

Frederik is co-director of horsum and has more than 15 years of professional experience in various financial and compliance functions. Frederik started his career at PwC in 2001 where he gained extensive experience in external audit, internal controls, SOX, reporting, people management and coaching. After 7 years PwC and 2 years as accounting manager, Frederik started working as an interim manager late 2010. He completed various projects at large and medium-sized companies, including financial controlling, financial reporting, ERP transitions, business process management, internal audit and risk management.

In February 2016, Frederik joined horsum as a co-director. Together with Dennis, he further develops horsum’s consulting activities.

Frederik has a master’s degree in Applied Economics (2000 - University of Antwerp). He also obtained a postmaster in Tax (2001 - KU Leuven). More recently, Frederik obtained a certificate with distinction in "Process Mining: Data Science in Action" (2015 - Technical University of Eindhoven) and a certificate with distinction in “Data Analytics” (2016 – Wharton University). In February 2017, he successfully completed his training as “Data Protection Officer” (Data Protection Institute, Mechelen).

Cédric Verfaillie
Cédric Verfaillie

Cédric is Consultant at horsum. Since August 2014, Cédric supports the successful execution of various consulting assignments, such as financial analysis, strategic exercises, process optimizations, internal audits and process mining.

Cédric obtained a Master's degree in both Global Business (2014 - University of Hertfordshire, United Kingdom) and International Business Development & Consulting (2015 - Novancia Business School Paris, France). He also obtained a Bachelor's degree in Business Management, specialization SME-management (2013 - Artevelde HS - Ghent). Cédric currently follows a master training in Business Process Management and IT (Open University, The Netherlands).

Daphne Dockers
Daphne Dockers

Daphne is Consultant at horsum. Daphne joined the horsum team in August 2017. She aids with the succesful execution of various consulting asignments in the field of processes, data, finance and business control. 

Daphne graduated as Master in Applied Economics: Business Engineering with specialization in Finance at the University of Ghent in 2015. Daphne worked as Junior Auditor at EY since 2015.

Stan Jeanty
Stan Jeanty

Stan is Junior Consultant at horsum. Stan joined horsum in October 2017. He assists the horsum team with the succesful execution of various process, data, finance and business control consulting assignments. 

Stan graduated in June 2017 as Master in Applied Economics with specialization in Corporate Finance at the University of Ghent.

An-Sofie Cornil
An-Sofie Cornil

An-Sofie is the Office Assistant at horsum.

An-Sofie is Master in Commercial Sciences (2000 - EHSAL / KU Leuven). She worked for more than 10 years at S&V Management Consultants and PwC.

Why horsum?

A unique offer

You want to improve your business processes, data and finance or more business control? Then we might just be the one to talk to. With extensive experience in supporting companies, horsum can be the partner you need to help you achieve your goals.

Hands-on approach

We get involved. Not just telling you how to improve. We provide practical advice and recommendations that help you design and implement your processes and tools.

Relevant experience

We know the drill and spent years in small and large, national and international companies. Our experience will help you see the forest through the trees.

Skills and expertise

horsum has obtained sound expertise in processes, data, finance and business control. Combined with excellent project and change management skills we are ready to support your project.

Value for money

By improving your strategy, figures and processes, horsum always aims for the best return on investment.