Founder / Managing Partner

Marc De Reu

Marc’s passion is identifying and developing young marketing talent. He is driven by creating an environment where the synergy between marketing talent development and the traditional services of THOM creates a win-win, for both THOM and its customers.
Individual personality
: “Be humble, if thou would’st attain to wisdom. Be humbler still, when wisdom thou hast mastered.” — Helena Petrovna Hahn Blavatsky, Russian-born theosophist (1831-1891)
People management : “Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.” — Mark Twain, U.S. Author (1835-1910)

'Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.'
— Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894)

Key expertises

Strategy Definition and Implementation
Go-to-Market of start-ups/scale-ups
Coaching & Mentoring start-ups/scale-ups

Professional milestones

Founder/Managing Partner
The House of Marketing
From 1995 – Present
Multitude of assignments in different sectors


Independent consultant
IME Consulting
1992 – 1994


Senior Manager Management Consulting Division
Deloitte & Touche Consultants
1989 – 1992


Started the Management Consulting Division, focusing on IT, HR, and Environmental Management. Left the company when the department reached 18 consultants.
Wang Belgium/Infosoft
1987 – 1989


Management Consultant
Andersen Consulting
1982 – 1986


Educational milestones

MBA with major in Information Systems
USC Columbia, SC (USA)


Commercial Engineer
EHL Diepenbeek Belgium