Sandra De Mey.

Commercial/account manager, North Sea Port

Sandra De Mey graduated in 1991 as a bachelor in Communications Management (specialties in PR & advertising). Post graduate: port management at the Ghent University Maritime Institute.

She has been working with Ghent Port Company since 1992, where she started her career as a PR assistant (PR department). Not much later, she was appointed head of PR until in 2004 she opted for a new challenge as dry bulk manager and later as an account manager.

Today, as commercial/account manager her focus points are following segments: agri-bulk, liquids, food (non-containerized) and (bio based) chemistry.

She was appointed as Ambassador for Women in Agribusiness, is now part of the board of FEGRA vzw (Belgian agri federation), a board member of Flanders Biobased Valley and also a board member of North Sea Port Promotion Council.

Today she has already been working for more over then 30 years in the port that 3 years ago merged into NORTH SEA PORT, the new cross border port.

“To help my port clients boost their businesses and to find new investments are my daily targets. Know-how, years of experience and people management are some of my useful skills. Connecting people in different languages and cultures is always an interesting challenge.”

Sandra De Mey