Tuur Ruytjens

Tuur Ruytjens
Please note: currently not interested in job offers

Walenstraat 47
B-1090 Jette, Belgium
Mobile: +32 479 963 766
Fixed: +32 2 4243 862
E-mail: tuur@ruytjens.be

Windows Server and SAP System Engineer with proven broad interest. Eager to learn and flexible. Good communicator with knowledge of several languages including Mandarin Chinese. Widely experienced in several sectors and functions, notably in Information Technology and as a manager in the People’s Republic of China.


Technically qualified
Good language skills
Professional Experience

March 2011 - present: Application manager at Kiala, Brussels, Belgium.
September 2007 - March 2011: Project manager IT systems, ERP and China relations at Casi Beans, Bergen op Zoom, The Netherlands and Melsele, Belgium.
April 2005 - September 2007: System Engineer at Sacred Heart hospital, Leuven, Belgium.
July 2004 - November 2004: System Engineer at The Vision Web Belgium.
October 2002 - January 2004: General Manager of ADT Xi’an Diamond Tools, China.
May 2001 - October 2002: System Engineer (UNIX, SAP) at Henkel Benelux.
April 1998 - December 2000: IT Consultant at Detron Communication Services (from June 2000 part of Landis ICT Group N.V.).
February 1991 - April 1998: Working student.
July 1988 - January 1991: Conscientious objector at Catholic University of Louvain.
1980 - 1987: Numerous holiday jobs.


1998: Microsoft Certified System Engineer, NT 4 track.
1990 - 1996: Philosophy at the Catholic University of Louvain.
1982 - 1987: Agricultural Engineering at the Catholic University of Louvain. Graduated with honors.
1976 - 1982: High school. Main subject Classical languages.

Other training and certifications

2002: One-week course of management and teamworking skills ‘Open System Experience’ (http://www.osn.ch).
1999 - 2001: One-week courses of HP-UX (Fundamentals and System & Network Administration), SAP (BC360 UNIX/Oracle) and FileNet (200458 IDMIS administration).
1988 - present: Evening courses: French, Mandarin Chinese, plastic arts, music.
1995: Certificate Malting and Brewing Science Catholic University of Louvain.
1991: ABOS-course (intensive weekend classes aspiring to work in the developing countries).
1985: Driver's licence.


Dutch: Mother tongue.
English: Fluent.
French: Good.
Mandarin: Average.

Personal Details

Full name: Willem Frans Maria Ruytjens.
Call name: Tuur.
Chinese name: 闻大仁 (Wen Daren).
URL: http://www.ruytjens.be (this web page).
Date and place of birth: July 17, 1964, Duffel, Belgium.
Nationality: Belgian.
Marital status: Married, one child.

References are available on demand.

Most recent update: March 24, 2011.