Kristof Van Den Branden

Chief Commercial Officer

Mr Kristof Van den Branden (40) is the Chief Commercial Officer of the Port Autonome de Cotonou, under management by the Port of Antwerp-Bruges International since 2018. Kristof has worked in various managerial roles within supply chain companies in Belgium before moving to West Africa with his family to work in Nigeria, Ghana and currently Benin. Having worked for an import/export company, a ship agent and a ship owner, he is now sitting on the other side of the table at Benin’s national port authority.