Inge Boets (b. 14 June 1962) received her Master’s in Applied Economics from the University of Antwerp, took Strategic Leadership courses at Babson College (Harvard) and IMD, and was a corporate auditor and recognized auditor for insurance companies.
Inge Boets started her career as an auditor at Ernst & Young, where she specialized in international businesses and the insurance industry. After becoming a partner at Ernst & Young in 1996, she founded the company’s Risk Practice. She was also a member of the Group Executive Board of Ernst & Young Belgium from 2001 to 2006.
In 2006 Inge Boets became the leader of Ernst & Young's Global Risk Practice. In 2008 she combined this role with the EMEIA Risk Leader responsibility.
In 2009 she became a member of the Global Executive Team within Ernst & Young’s Advisory division, where she was responsible for Quality & Risk Management. She was also a member of Ernst & Young's Global Quality & Risk Management Executive.
In 2010 Inge Boets returned to Ernst & Young Belgium where she became Global Client Service Partner for the European Union and all its institutions.
In 2011 she took a new direction in her professional career, and became an independent director.
Inge Boets is a regular guest speaker on topics such as audit, risk management, governance, and has written several articles on these topics.
Today, Inge Boets is an independent director at Euroclear plc, Euroclear SA, Econopolis, Ontex and Vanbreda Risk & Benefits. Inge Boets is also a member of the audit committees of the Flemish Parliament, Euroclear SA and Chair of the Audit committee of Vanbreda Risk & Benefits.