Vincent De Cuyper began his career at Solvay in 1987 and has held various positions in production and project management when sent on international assignments in France, Thailand and Argentina. In 1999, he was appointed Manager of the Vinythai plant in Map Ta Put in Thailand and, subsequently, Managing Director of Vinythai PCL. He was Group General Manager of the Chemicals Sector from 2006 until 2012.
Since 2006 he has been a member of the Executive Committee of Solvay. He has been also a member of the Executive Committee and Board CEFIC and Chairman of Program Council HSE/Responsible Care and Supply Chain. Vincent De Cuyper holds a degree in Chemical Engineering awarded by the Catholic University of Louvain-la-Neuve and a Master degree in Industrial Management.