Tom Meulemans | Business Head Cobalt & Precursors - Rechargeable Battery Materials

Tom Meulemans, Business Head Cobalt & Precursors - Rechargeable Battery Materials, Umicore

Tom Meulemans is the Business Head Cobalt & Precursors for Battery Materials at Umicore, a global leader in materials technology and recycling. With a career spanning over a decade, Tom has consistently demonstrated his expertise in supply chain management, procurement and strategic leadership.

Tom joined Umicore in 2008 and has been working in supply chain management since 2011. In his current role, he is responsible for overseeing the global cobalt supply for the Battery Materials business group and other business groups consuming cobalt, leading contractual discussions with business partners and managing the cobalt refining and precursor raw material supply chain. He is also taking care of the cobalt hedging operations.

Before joining Umicore, Tom honed his skills as a VAT consultant at Deloitte. His work involved advising multinational clients on complex tax matters, including cross-border transactions and transfer pricing.

Tom has a Master in Applied Economic Sciences from the University of Hasselt, Belgium and is fluent in English, French and Dutch.


Day 1 @ 13:20

Panel: Supply chain and raw materials: sourcing, sustainability, vertical integration & strategic partnerships

last published: 24/May/24 14:25 GMT

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