Managing Director, Operations
Mr. Reynders is responsible for portfolio company oversight and operational due diligence activities. Prior to joining Gores, Mr. Reynders was an Executive Director at Dubai Capital Group (DCG), a leading investment management firm in the Middle East and North Africa, and also worked as Business Development Director for DCG's parent company Dubai Holding. Earlier in his career, Mr. Reynders worked as a consultant with The Boston Consulting Group and also with Eden McCallum, where he executed strategic advisory and due diligence projects across Western Europe in the financial services, industrial and services sectors. He was also a co-founder and Managing Director of AutoCascade, a pan-European automotive supply chain management joint venture between Inchcape plc and Avis Europe plc. Mr. Reynders was previously on the Board of Directors of Lafarge Emirates Cement, a leading cement producer in the UAE and a joint venture with the Lafarge group. Mr. Reynders received a M.Sc. in Information Systems from the Stern School of Business (New York University) as well as a degree in Commercial Engineering from the University of Antwerp (UFSIA) in Belgium.