Katrien Hooft obtained a diploma with distinction in 2003 in business administration/secretarial studies with languages at University College Ghent (Faculty of Applied Business). Following this, she gained experience as an administrative and commercial assistant.
She started as a management assistant for the corporate finance team at the listed company Petercam, where she spent over five years. She also gained experience as an administrative and commercial assistant in the medical sector (Medec & Invitrogen), banking sector (Société Générale Private Banking) and outsourcing sector (Secretary Plus Outsourcing Solutions).
She has been working at LDR as an administrative assistant since April 2016.
At LDR, Katrien is responsible for the reception and giving general administrative support to the environment team and the spatial planning team.