Manon Van Beek (1970) joined international business service provider Accenture in 1996 and became Country Managing Director Accenture the Netherlands in 2013 with a strong focus on growth through innovation, digital transformation and leadership. She was also lead of Accenture's Strategy practice for Utilities in EALA (Europe, Africa, Latin America) and has worked for Utilities clients for almost 25 years. Manon holds a master's degree in Business Economics and was appointed CEO and Chair of the Board of Directors of TenneT on 1 September 2018. Next to her business responsibilities Manon attaches great importance to sustainability and employability. She chairs a few societal foundations, incl. Giving Back (ethnical talent) and Refugee Talent Hub (refugee talent) and is member of the foundation Topvrouw van het Jaar (female talent).