Roel Vestjens serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of Belden Inc., a leading global supplier of specialty networking solutions. Mr. Vestjens joined Belden in 2006 as Director of Marketing for the EMEA region. Since then, he held roles of increasing responsibility in Sales and Marketing, Operations, and General Management of Belden's business units in North America, EMEA, and APAC, where he resided in all those regions. Mr. Vestjens serves on the Board of Trustees at Manufacturers Alliance.
Most recently, he served as Executive Vice President, Industrial Solutions since February 2018, and Executive Vice President, Industrial Solutions and Broadcast IT Solutions from January 2017 to February 2018. Mr. Vestjens joined Belden from Royal Philips Electronics where he held various European sales and marketing positions. Mr. Vestjens holds a Bachelor's degree in Electronic Engineering and a Master of Science and Management degree from Nyenrode Business University in the Netherlands.