Europe Management Team
Gaetan Desclee Managing Director, Europe
Gaetan is a results driven leader with strong entrepreneurial, people management, operational and analytical skills. Gaetan has more than 15 successful years in the service industry dealing with both public and private sectors. He has lived and worked in Europe, Morocco and United Arab Emirates and has experience in international and multicultural environments.
Prior to joining Serco, Gaetan enjoyed a career at Securitas in Brussels, in Dubai and Casablanca. Gaetan has extensive experience in designing business strategies and developping new services. His most recent role was Country President for Morocco, where he successfully restructured the team, changed the business model, stabilised operations, and led the legal agenda.
Christopher Greig-Bonnier Legal, Contracts and Commercial Director
Chris is responsible for the management of Serco’s legal, compliance and commercial affairs across its European operations.
Chris joined Serco in 2016 from CHC Helicopter, where he was responsible for their European legal and compliance department. Before that Chris was a member of the management teams of both UK and Norway for Baker Hughes, with responsibility for legal and compliance affairs.
Chris is the Data Protection Officer for Serco in Europe.
Miguel Delacroix General Manager, Belgium & Luxembourg
Miguel is a result-driven entrepreneur. After practising several years as a lawyer, Miguel served many different functions from Operations to Sales in different organisations.
Miguel has more than 15 years’ experience in delivering services to private and public sector customers, with a specific knowledge in the digitalisation of these services through the best combination of technology and people. Miguel joined Serco as General Manager of Belgium & Luxembourg in January 2019.
Arnaud Laure General Manager, France and Switzerland
Arnaud is an experienced manager with an engineering background. Arnaud joined Serco in 1999 as Deputy Contract Manager for one of the largest Industrial Support contract for CERN, the European Particle Physics Laboratory, near Geneva. Between 2001 and 2007, Arnaud became progressively responsible for all Serco operations on the CERN sites and in France.
Since September 2008, Arnaud is France General Manager, overseeing Serco operations with the CERN near Geneva, with Oracle and the European Space Agency (ESA) in Paris and with the French Space Agency (CNES) in French Guiana.
Brent Lee Interim General Manager, The Netherlands & Spain
Brent is a conceptual thinker, with an entrepreneurial and solution orientated mindset. Brent joined Serco in 2014 after working in the finance industry. Brent has gained extensive experience in designing, enabling and executing positive and tangible change.
Brent has driven successful business improvement programmes in the areas of Defence and Justice & Immigration and joined various leadership programmes at Serco.He was appointed recently appointed Interim General Manager for the Netherlands & Spain.
Roberto Mulatti General Manager, Italy
Roberto has spent most of his professional life in IBM, where he developed his career across several sectors. Roberto has a broad expertise in IT software and services industry, governments, consumer electronics, travel and transportation, consumer packaged goods and retails, banking and insurances as well as energy & utilities.
Roberto has successfully led a number of business areas and people, and has achieved significant results in new business start-ups, merger of products, and contracts sales growth. Roberto joins Serco in November 2017 as Italy General Manager.
Nathalie Rooth General Manager, Germany
Nathalie is a customer-focused manager, with a strong focus on positive change and operational excellence. Nathalie has nearly 20 years of experience in technology (spanning from IT to application services) and in senior delivery and functional roles.
Nathalie joined Serco from DXC (formerly HP) where she led a number of cross organisational and complex programmes on best- shoring and innovation lifecycle management. Nathalie brings a breadth of experience ranging from delivery excellence, to large international account management.
Nathalie was appointed Germany General Manager in October 2017.
David Travers Director of International Organisations Business Development
David has over 20 years’ experience serving International Organisations as a consultant business unit and sales director in the service industry. David holds a MA in European Studies from the VUB and an executive MBA from Solvay.
Should you have any question about our International Organisation business and operations, please get in touch with David here.
Mark Varney Director of Defence Business Development
Mark is a charismatic executive with a proven track record over the past 31 years in the development and successful delivery of ambitious but sustainable value propositions, sales campaigns and business plans.
Mark spent 10 years in the Scots Guards seeing action in Northern Ireland but also travelling on deployment elsewhere before leaving in the rank of Major, aged 30. Since 1988, Mark has worked in business service outsourcing in Hoskyns, Capita and Atos. All were sales roles with a focus on complex outsourcing deals. Mark demonstrates clear leadership and has an inclusive and straightforward style to get things done while offering clear explanation to process, value and benefit.
Should you have any question about our Defence business and operations, please get in touch with Mark here.
Guido Vingione Director of Space Business Development
Guido is a Aerospace Engineer with a Ph.D. in Space Science and Technologies. He joined Serco in 2006 in support to the Gravity field and steady-state Ocean Circulation Explorer (GOCE Earth Explorer mission) and has since held several technical positions for a large number of European Space Agency (ESA) projects in the frame of both Earth Explorers and Copernicus Missions.
Through the years, Guido has built a solid professional experience in the management and coordination of several European Commission, ESA and national funded projects in the domain of remote sensing, and also published a number of articles in peer-reviewed journals and specialised magazines. In 2015 he joined the Serco Europe Business Development team and in 2018 he was appointed Director of Space Business Development for Serco Europe.
Should you have any question about our Space business and operations, please get in touch with Guido here.