Mark van Bijsterveld has held the position of Chief HR Officer at Signify, formerly known as Philips Lighting, since November 2018. Prior to this role, Mark was Head of Global HR Services at Signify. Before, he had been leading the global HR project for designing and delivering a strong, standalone HR function. He also held several roles as senior HR Business Partner, both at Signify and the Consumer Lifestyle division of Philips.
Mark started his career in Management Consulting at Deloitte Consulting and has worked in several senior HR positions at Microsoft and Orange telecom. Mark, a Dutch national, holds a master’s degree in Organizational Psychology and a PhD in Business Administration at the Radboud University in Nijmegen, the Netherlands. He is a member of the Advisory Board for their Business Administration faculty.