Meet our Bloggers

Patrick Dalvinck Vice President Continental Europe
As Vice President Continental Europe, Patrick Dalvinck is in charge of Belgium, Luxembourg, the Netherlands and 14 Eastern European countries managed out of Poland. Patrick has joined Trend Micro 8 years ago as regional director Benelux. He took on his current position in 2012. His over 20 years of experience in the area of ICT security, have provided him with a thorough knowledge, and a clear insight in the current trends in the market. You can connect with Patrick Dalvinck on LinkedIn.


Helen RidleySteven Heyde Regional Director Benelux
In October 2015, Trend Micro announced the creation of a Benelux organisation, led by Steven Heyde.  As Regional Director Benelux, Steven Heyde is in charge of the local management and of the strengthening of Trend Micro’s number one position in the Benelux market of server data and virtualization security. Steven started his career with Trend Micro in 2009. In 2012 he took on the role of Country Manager Belgium and Luxemburg and since 2015 he is expanding this successful management story to the Netherlands, as Regional Director Benelux. He has gained over 15 years of experience in the area of IT security and keeps a close eye on all developments and challenges in the dangerous world of cyber threats. Connect with Steven Heyde on LinkedIn.

Bharat MistryAlbert Kramer Technical Manager Continental Europe
As Technical Manager Continental Europe, Albert is in charge of, among others, the regional pre- and post-sales support teams. Albert’s field of expertise include the latest security trends and technologies in the interesting areas of cloud and virtualization. Before joining Trend Micro, Albert has assumed several pre-sales and consultancy positions. Connect with Albert Kramer on LinkedIn.


Ross DyerKurt Vanderhaegen Sr Marketing Manager at Trend Micro Continental Europe
At Trend Micro, Kurt is in charge of supervising all regional marketing activities for Benelux and Eastern Europe. His focus is on building the brand and supporting sales. Kurt will use these blog pages to share latest security insights, inform us of events that Trend Micro will attend, and of news and developments in and around Trend Micro. He has over 20 years of IT experience on a Benelux and EMEA level. Connect with Kurt on LinkedIn.

Ross BakerFrédéric Dohen Territory Manager Luxembourg at Trend Micro
As Territory Manager Luxembourg since early 2014, Frédéric Dohen is in charge of the local management and of the strengthening of Trend Micro’s brand in Luxembourg. Frédéric has been active in the area of IT security for over 10 years now, and has developed a keen sense of what IT security should be about in today’s challenging threat landscape. Connect with Frédéric Dohen on LinkedIn.