Steven Beckers is a visionary and a solution finder, who transforms companies’ real estate assets into opportunities. A Cradle-to-Cradle accredited architect, Steven has led major award winning architectural projects internationally and circular economy projects in the real estate sector since 2011, with his consultancy company Lateral Thinking Factory.
Aquaculture Operations Manager
Our fish manager Olivier has 20 years of experience in aquaculture. He is a fish and nature addict, as well as a first class technician and builder. Olivier thinks big, drives operations with playful ease, and innovates as a second nature.
Horticulture Operations Manager
Our horticulture manager Denis Dumont brings his vast experience from organic farming and European seed companies to the team. He brings his determination and ambition to develop and operate the most innovative, sustainable and healthy farms possible.
Our CEO Frank Goes drives the company forward to achieve BIGH’s ambitions and take the business to the next level. His 30 years of management experience brings efficiency and speed to BIGH’s development.
Thierry de la Barre
Our financial director Thierry de la Barre makes links between operational details and the big financial picture of the company. He brings structure to the BIGH team by being a step-back from day-to-day operations, a corporate touch in a startup environment.
Senior Technical Manager
Our technical manager Johan Cousin, experienced within the conventional building industry, oversees the building of greenhouses and building adaptation. He is patient, detail focused, and has excellent foresight to prevent problems materialising.
Mathias De Vos
The bio-engineering background of Mathias De Vos combined with his focus and organisation sees him speaking in the vocabulary of electricity, irrigation, production techniques, and aquaponics. He manages to deliver for BIGH in four languages; German, French, Dutch and English!
Our smiling Flemish BIGH member joined recently, and immediately jumped into the fast-paced environment of BIGH. She is strengthening the commercial team by daily calling and accompanying our clients. Last but not least… her cooking skills were immediately discovered by the team!