Our people

Our group employs more than 1,200 people worldwide. Although our advanced facilities and technologies are important assets, it is our staff who make the true difference. As a group, we make sure that our customers can count on the talent and commitment of dedicated professionals.


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Executive board

 The Executive Board of CETP consists of four members who are collectively responsible for the development and implementation of CETP’s strategy and the management of our business and group companies.


Ko Brink | CEO

Education: Masters Degree in Business Administration


Career: Ko has been active in the international capital goods market since 1992 and has worked in the US, Canada and UK for many years. He joined the company in 2003. Within Holvrieka he held various management positions. He was appointed CEO of CIMC Enric Tank & process BV in 2008 and was of 2012 until end 2019 also CEO of Ziemann Holvrieka GmbH. 

 Mr. K. Brink (CEO)

Arend Muggen | CFO

Education: HEAO BE, HBO Economics

CareerArend is a business and financial professional. Since 1989, he has been active in the sales, R&D, engineering, contracting and manufacturing of capital goods, mainly for the global processing industries. Both as a business controller and CFO, Arend gained tremendous experience with working in a corporate environment as well as family owned businesses, all B2B and internationally oriented. He worked for the company during 2003-2007 and re-joined in 2013. Arend was CFO of Ziemann Holvrieka GmbH until August 2020 as well.