Director Trade Controls Compliance at Royal DSM (Netherlands)
Since 2014, Mr. Jochems is Director Trade Controls Compliance at Royal DSM, a Dutch multinational active in the fields of health, nutrition and materials, with 20,750 employees in 50 countries. He has 17 years experience in trade policy and trade controls, including strategic and dual-use goods; embargoes & sanctions; sanctioned party control & screening; chemical weapons, drugs and explosive precursors, import/export restrictions, NTB’s, CTPAT/AEO and other security issues.He is member of the Trade Policy Committee, Contact Group Export Controls at the Dutch Employer’s Association. He is also a member of the International Chamber of Commerce’ Committee on Corporate Responsibility and Anti-Corruption, a leading global private sector body that develops rules of conduct and best practices for fighting corruption and key corporate responsibility issues. In addition, he is a member of the Working Group on Explosive Precursors of the Dutch Ministry of Security and Justice, and the Special Interest Group of International Trade at the European Chemical Industry Council (Cefic). He studied Chemical Technology at Hanze Academy in Groningen.