Executive committee member: Sofie Lemlijn

Name Sofie Lemlijn
Title Secretary General


Sofie Lemlijn joined Euronav in 2019 and was appointed Senior Legal Counsel.  Since 2022, she also picked up the role of Secretary General.

Before joining Euronav, she worked almost 10 years for the privately owned Dutch Ship-owner Vroon where she took up various roles (i.e. Legal Counsel, Business Development Analyst and Sale & Purchase Manager) and therefore gained excessive experience in the various fields of the Shipping industry accordingly.

Sofie Lemlijn (1985) graduated as Master of Laws (LLM) at the Catholic University of Leuven in 2008 after which she obtained two additional Masters, i.e. Intellectual Property Law at the Catholic University of Brussels in 2009 and Shipping & Transport Law at the University of Antwerp in 2011.

In 2019 she graduated as executive Master of Business Administration (MBA) at the Vlerick Business School.