Oskar Verkamman is Managing Director of Inspired-Search and co-Founder of the Inspired-Group. Since becoming involved with Inspired-Search in 2011, he has excelled in placing the right people in the right positions; always with the cultural fit in mind.
As both an international entrepreneur and seasoned supply chain & logistics professional, Oskar brings wide-ranging search experience to a number of C-level supply chain assignments for both local and international large-scale listed companies. Besides being key in running both professional development programmes and activities and the day-to-day management of the organisation, Oskar primarily focuses on senior executive search assignments for both permanent and interim positions. His focus areas are the Netherlands, Europe and Asia, across all industries including logistics service providers and private equity.
With a business studies background, Oskar has held various senior positions in supply chain and logistics management. Notably, he was Director of Customer Operations Business at Telfort from the time of its inception, as well as being responsible for the EMEA operations when working at Dell. Subsequently he was responsible for the integration and operation of the EMEA operations for the IBM PC division within Lenovo. During his time in China he managed a large global logistics operation for a Chinese technology company. Oskar has spent a considerable amount of time abroad, including living in China, which has left him with a special interest in multicultural teams and business cultures.
Oskar holds a degree in business studies and has developed significantly as a leader throughout his professional life. He has constantly strived for operational excellence and nurtured a sharp mind for personal profiling and business management.
Activities and other interests
A regular speaker and thought leader, Oskar often contributes articles on supply chain and operations management. He actively maintains an international network of professionals and companies and is a practiced speaker, moderator and chairman of industry-specific conferences; for the last four years he was the chairman of the Asia-Pacific 3PL Summit & Chief Supply Chain Officer Forum in Singapore. Oskar also sits in a number of non-profit boards and in his spare time he is an active sportsman with an appetite for outdoor adventure activities. In 2020, he published a book of one of his adventures (Dutch): “De man aan de overkant“.