Board of Directors

Jan Scholtes

Johannes Scholtes, CEDS

President
Johannes (Jan) Scholtes is a frequent public speaker and blogger discussing the disruptions and benefits of the AI and Data Science revolution for eDiscovery and LegalTech to lawyers, corporate counsels, governments and other teachers in LegalTech. Since 2008, he is appointed as full-professor holding the extra-ordinary Chair in Text-Mining of the Artificial Intelligence group at the Department of Data Sciences and AI from the Faculty of Science and Engineering at the University of Maastricht. Scholtes is also Chief Strategy Officer of ZyLAB.
Jelle Oorebeek

Jelle Oorebeek, CEDS

Vice President
Jelle is a project advisor within ZyLAB, with a technical and forensic investigations background. Worked as a forensic investigator within the Dutch Police and Ministries. Did an eDiscovery as a service implementation for ING BANK and became the leading expert in eDiscovery and case management. He now focusses on clients help optimize their challenging data projects that relate to investigations and more.
Bart Bruin

Bart Bruin

Secretary
Bart Bruin is Co-founder and Director of forensic investigation agency, Integis. As experienced forensic accountant, Bart has executed numerous assignments for various clients, mostly in the field of integrity and security.
Marcel Westerhoud

Marcel Westerhoud, CEDS

Treasurer
Marcel Westerhoud is Co-founder and Partner at investigation and consultancy firm EBBEN Partners. Marcel is specialized in digital forensics and eDiscovery and has a broad experience in forensic fraud investigation in the private and public sector.
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Reyndert Coppelmans

Public Relations & Marketing Director
Reyndert Coppelmans is VP marketing at ZyLAB, overseeing marketing in eDiscovery, Investigations, and Data privacy segments in the EU and USA. He co-authored the 2021 report on AI adoption in eDiscovery.
Yasmina Ben Daoued

Yasmina Ben Daoued

Membership Director
Yasmina Ben Daoued is Litigation Support Specialist at law firm Allen & Overy. In this role, she operates on the cutting edge of business, law and technology. Her expertise is in large-scale (automated) fraud investigations and consultancy on the development and use of legal tech tools.
Olivier Aelterman

Olivier Aelterman

Director at Large
Olivier Aelterman is Regional Director for Belgium and France at Consilio, provider of legal consulting and services. Olivier is based in Brussels. Before joining Consilio, Olivier spend eight years managing international eDiscovery programs for law firm Linklaters.
Manon Bovens

Manon Bovens

Director at Large
Manon is legal counsel of VodafoneZiggo. Manon has advised a broad range of multinational companies in complex cases before the European Commission and the ACM. Prior to VodafoneZiggo, Manon worked for law firm Stibbe. Her practice covers all areas of competition law, including cartel investigations. She provides advice and training on competition law compliance and has a broad experience in advising on internal investigations and the use of legal tech.
Robin Fiolet

Robin Fiolet

Director at Large
Robin Fiolet, criminologist and forensic investigator, is a member of the Corporate Investigations team of law firm Loyens & Loeff. He specializes in advising on and executing (internal) forensic investigations into corporate fraud.
Vincent de Bruijn

Vincent de Bruijn

Director at Large
Vincent is a senior associate in the Corporate Advice, Litigation & Insolvency team of law firm Nauta Dutilh. He is an expert in cross-border internal investigations. Vincent advises large multinational companies in complex international matters regarding fraud, corruption and reporting obligations. Vincent has experience litigating in both civil and criminal courts, which equipped him well to manage the many aspects of corporate crime matters and internal investigations.
Ruben Elkerbout

Ruben Elkerboud

Director at Large
Ruben Elkerbout is a partner in the practice group Competition & Regulated Markets of law firm Stek. His specific expertise includes complex cartel procedures, leniency applications, (internal) investigations, audits and compliance.

Dirk Stragier

Director at Large