SHV is a family-owned, decentralised company active in energy distribution, cash-and-carry wholesale, heavy lifting and transport activities, industrial services, animal nutrition and aquafeed, exploration, development and production of oil and gas and providing private equity through its seven companies: SHV Energy, Makro, Mammoet, ERIKS, Nutreco, NPM Capital and ONE-Dyas. SHV employs more than 55,000 people and is present in 58 countries.
SHV’s values set the company apart. Throughout the family of companies, the values are the glue that hold it together. The corporate philosophy outlines these values, ensuring every employee, customer, and supplier know what the company stands for.
SHV has had a long history and an entrepreneurial spirit has been present from the start. SHV and its Groups aim to fulfill the needs of tomorrow by doing good today. By doing business in a responsible way and by finding the right balance between result, tradition, sustainability and innovation.
One of SHV’s most important values is integrity. SHV expects the people to work honestly and transparently and not to compromise on its values in an effort to improve financial results.
To lead the Group’s worldwide Ethics & Compliance practice, we are looking for the right candidate to fulfill the position of
Corporate Director Ethics & Compliance
dedicated and passionate professional
Your main responsibility is to ensure that there is an up-to-date and fit-for purpose compliance framework in place across the whole of SHV. This includes keeping the robust policy framework up-to-date, maintaining the right transparent culture, investigating and handling incidents, managing the Speak Up platform, monitoring external regulatory developments and reporting to various governance bodies. You establish a comprehensive training and awareness program to ensure worldwide employees have the proper appreciation and understanding of SHV’s values. You lead the Ethics & Compliance team at Holdings level and you lead the Ethics & Compliance community of the Groups, leveraging knowledge and creating synergies. You are an advisor to the Executive Board of Directors on Ethics & Compliance, on M&A transactions and in case of dealings with authorities.


  • at least 15 years of work experience, of which multiple years at very senior level
  • thorough experience as a compliance professional, e.g. with development, enhancement and implementation of compliance programs
  • organisational savviness; understands how to interact with a broad range of stakeholders
  • proven leadership qualities in both hierarchical and functional reporting relationships
  • dedicated and passionate compliance professional, driven by intrinsic motivation
  • natural seniority and charisma, ability to listen, learn and react


  • an important position at a successful, family owned company
  • where qualified professionals form a highly dedicated Ethics & Compliance community
  • active in a variety of industries, each with its own dynamics and geographical span
  • ethics & compliance is strongly supported at executive board and supervisory board level
  • SHV Holdings offices are located in the heart of Utrecht

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