Skill. Enterprising. Ambition. And diligence.

CEO Normec Group

Joep Bruins

Joep Bruins is an entrepreneur with a background in the technical and financial sector. Before Normec he was CEO of the Orangefield Group, a financial service provider which in the space of ten years he developed from a small player to an international organisation with offices in more than 20 countries. Following the sale of Orangefield, Joep found a new challenge: to add value to the inspection and certification market. In 2015 he established the Normec Group with two colleagues.

COO Normec Group

Britt Schuurs

Britt Schuurs is Chief Operating Officer at Normec. Prior to Normec, Britt was an investment professional at Summit Partners, a large private equity fund based in Boston, San Francisco and London. Britt started her career at Goldman Sachs in London focusing on Mergers & Acquisitions in the European technology sector. Britt holds a BSc in Actuarial Sciences and a MSc in Financial Econometrics from the University of Amsterdam.

CFO Normec Group

Marco Zomer

Marco Zomer is one of the three co-founders of Normec Group and has vast experience in various management roles. Before Normec he worked with Joep Bruins and Martje Princen at Orangefield Group, where he fulfilled the role of finance director for Orangefield Netherlands. Marco has a Masters in Econometrics & Management Science and a Masters in Economics & Business. Marco therefore has a solid financial background and also has extensive knowledge of process optimisations using IT.

MANAGING DIRECTOR NORMEC LIFE SAFETY & ENVIRONMENT

Martje Princen

Martje Princen is one of the three co-founders of Normec Group. She has a legal background and, along with Joep Bruins, has also worked at Orangefield Group. In March 2016 she started as operational director of Normec Certification, subsequent to which in 2017 she became the managing director responsible for all business units under Normec Assurance. In 2020, Martje was appointed as managing director of Normec Life Safety & Environment, which includes Normec Assurance.

Director Normec Foodcare

Arno Rengers

Arno Rengers is an entrepreneur and manager with over 25 years of experience in product and taste tests. He has a commercial and business background. Together with Martin Breedland, he has made IvoMar Marktonderzoek (now part of Normec Foodcare) the market leader in the Netherlands and Belgium by attracting the biggest retailers as its clients. He has been a Director at Normec Foodcare since the beginning of 2017.

Director Normec Foodcare

Martin Breedland

Martin Breedland is an entrepreneur and manager with over 25 years of experience in product and taste tests. Martin has a commercial background and is very knowledgeable about IT. Together with Arno Rengers, he has made IvoMar Marktonderzoek (now part of Normec Foodcare) the market leader in the Netherlands and Belgium. This was partly thanks to the success of test centre ‘Het Smaakhuis’. He has been a Director at Normec Foodcare since the beginning of 2017.

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