Yvan joined Nestlé Skin Health as Global Vice President Communications, Digital and Congresses in 2015.
Yvan’s main responsibility is to develop Nestlé Skin Health’s communications and digital strategy to build a robust corporate reputation for the company.
He has extensive experience in all areas of communication, having worked for more than 20 years in communications roles for companies such as Dow Corning, Novartis Consumer Health, and more recently Medtronic, where he was VP International Communication. His career has taken him all over the world and he has lived in Belgium, Switzerland, Japan and the U.S. He has won several communications and leadership awards, including the Communique awards for the best in-house communications team in Europe.
He has a Master’s Degree in Translation from Erasmushogeschool Brussels, Belgium, a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Advertising and Public relations from Willemsfonds, Belgium, a Postgraduate degree in Leadership Capability from Glasgow Caledonian University and has also attended the IMD business school.
He is Belgian and speaks 6 languages fluently. He lives in Féchy, near Lausanne, Switzerland.