Leen Defoer
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Leen Defoer

EY Belgium Assurance Leader

Committed to delivering globally consistent and high-quality audits. Promoting D&I. Connecting people. Enjoying quality time and holidays with my husband and daughter. Foodie and hobby cook.

Leen is the Assurance Leader of EY Belgium, member of the Assurance operating committee Western Europe and Maghreb and member of the leadership team of EY Belgium. Prior to this, she was Assurance Talent Leader in Belgium.

She’s a senior audit partner with 25+ years of experience in professional services, working across a broad range of companies in different sectors and serving both family-owned businesses as well as large multinational corporations in the retail, manufacturing, industrial services and non-profit sector.

Leen obtained a master’s degree in Economics at the University of Ghent and is a member of the Belgian Institute of Certified Public Accountants (IBR/IRE).

How Leen is building a better working world

On a daily basis I contribute to our purpose of building a better working world.
Our audits and other services to clients contribute to improving the quality of financial reporting and performance of corporates. As an assurance leader I thrive to create high-performing and diverse & inclusive teams, with an increased focus on sectors and digitalization, which all leads to high-quality services.

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