Our team

A dedicated and skillful team for every market segment, who are always ready to help and give you a personalized service. That’s how we make the difference!

If you have any questions, please contact our experts, they will be happy to help you!

AtraXion Team
Jean-Marie

Jean-Marie

Sales tyres

Driven in everything he does

With more than 20 years of experience in the tyres industry, Jean-Marie is the expert when it comes to tyres. What was the original tyre size again for that car? Where can I find that specific tyre? From oldtimer to 4x4 and van: Jean-Marie knows the answer, for sure! Even for wheels you can give him a call, since he knows a lot about them as well.

+32 3 870 80 95 | Contact Jean-Marie

Facts:

Constructed: 1970

Fuel: Decaf

Power: 1500pk-1600Nm

Quote: Respect is earned, honesty is appreciated, trust is gained, loyalty is returned.

Dream car: Rolls Royce Wraith

Karin

Karin

Sales tyres

Makes sure your orders stay on track

Karin monitors all orders from our platform customers. She is the problem solver when issues arise with shipments. Karin is also always ready to help customers and suppliers with their questions on the phone.

+32 3 870 80 95 | Contact Karin

Facts:

Constructed: 1969

Fuel: Gin&Tonic

Power: 20 000 steps a day

Quote: Life is not waiting for the storm to pass it’s about learning to dance in the rain

Dream car: Nissan Qashqai

Ann

Ann

Sales tyres

Our (web)shopping queen

Every order placed on our webshop passes through Ann's hands, she passes it on to the right department and processes the purchase and sale of car tyres. Ann has a background in the event sector and knows better than anyone how to tackle and solve issues.

+32 3 870 80 95 | Contact Ann

Facts:

Constructed: 1976

Fuel: The wihite engine

Power: 200 WPM

Quote: It’s better to burn out than to fade away

Dream car: Jaguar E-type

Marc

Marc

Sales wheels

The wheel pope

25 years in the wheels industry made Marc the wheels specialist he is today. What wheel size is perfect for my car, are they within regulations for the technical control,…? Marc knows the answer.

+32 3 870 80 94 | Contact Marc

Facts:

Constructed: 1969

Fuel: Blonden Leffe

Power: 10 doagen Genste fieste wu

Quote: You don't lose if you give up , but when you have never tried!

Dream car: Lada Niva

Véronique

Véronique

Sales wheels

Our wheellady

Véronique is an established name at Atraxion and is at Marc's side in the rims department. Véronique helps you in choosing the perfect wheel for your car and is in contact with foreign suppliers. She will also help you with a smile when you need TPMS-sensors, bolts, nuts, rings etc. With more than 4 years of experiencing in the tyre industry, Véronique can easily help you with tyres as well if necessary.

+32 3 870 80 94 | Contact Véronique

Facts:

Constructed: 1988

Fuel: Rosé

Power: 100 wheels/day

Quote: Carpe diem

Dream car: Mercedes G-klasse

Jasper

Jasper

Sales wheels

Everything revolves around the rim

Since September 2021, Jasper can be found by Marc's side. Starting in the warehouse, he is very familiar with rims and accessories and is the right man to help you with your questions. In his spare time Jasper is infected by the photography bug, and loves tinkering away on his Hyundai I30N.

+32 3 870 80 94 | Contact Jasper

Facts:

Constructed: 1999

Fuel: rosétjes

Power: 42.545/lap

Quote: A dessertje a day keeps the doctor away

Dream car: Porsche Cayman GT4 RS

Piet

Piet

Sales wheels

Mark the Flying Dutchman

Did you know that Piet’s actual name is Mark? Piet isn’t really that old, but he has been selling wheels for more than 30 years! He sends and receives hundreds of Whatsapps daily, about wheels and cars. Piet is obsessed by wheels and he wants to assist his clients as fast as possible with word and deed. In the evening, Piet relaxes by cleaning his horses stables...and even there you can reach him!

+31 619 89 04 70 | Contact Piet

Facts:

Constructed: 1975

Fuel: Bacardi cola

Power: At home in every market

Quote: A day without a smile is not a day at all.

Dream car: Dodge RAM

Ennio

Ennio

Sales 4x4 - Quad

Offroad enthusiast

Ennio is our ATV specialist, his job is purchasing and selling all that’s ATV and 4x4! He’ll gladly advise you on anything ATV. Wheels, tyres, accessories…Ennio knows what he’s talking about.

+32 3 870 80 92 | Contact Ennio

Facts:

Constructed: 1990

Fuel: Appeljenever Ice-Tea

Power: 10 dingen tegelijk

Quote: Love the life you live & live the life you love.

Dream car: Mercedes G63 AMG

Thomas

Thomas

Sales 4x4

Flexible on every terrain

Thomas joined the 4x4 team in 2020 and started learning everything there was to know about 4x4 wheels, searching out new brands, creating products and helping our customers with even the "roughest" requests. Because a 4x4 is often more than rims and tyres, Thomas also takes part in the 4x4 accessories sales. Sales, purchase and follow-up goes hand in hand.

+32 3 870 80 93 | Contact Thomas

Facts:

Constructed: 1993

Fuel: Mojito a la Fresa

Power: 200% optimist

Quote: If you can dream it, you can do it

Dream car: Lamborghini Urus

Matthias

Matthias

Webshop and IT

There is no place like 127.0.0.1

And then one day it happens: your computer shows an error upon ordering on our webshop, no worries, Matthias will help you out. Or you want to show our stocks on your website, use our wheels 3D simulator, have any other IT related issue; Matthias is your man!

+32 3 870 80 96 | Contact Matthias

Facts:

Constructed: 1987

Fuel: Spaghetti

Power: 10 Gb/s

Quote: Think different!

Dream car: Ferrari Testarossa

Ward

Ward

Webshop & IT

IT and fast cars = Atraxion

Ward joined our team in August 2021 . His passions are IT and fast cars, since primary school, so working at Atraxion's IT department is his dream combination. Ward helps us with advice and assistance when we have issues with our computer, internet, the webshop, etc. He is also always available for you as a customer. Don't hesitate to ask him your questions on our webshop, tyrecloud or other IT related matters.

+32 3 870 80 96 | Contact Ward

Facts:

Constructed: 2000

Fuel: Ice tea

Power: 20 slopes/day

Quote: Happiness is the first tracks in fresh snow.

Dream car: Audi RS5

An

An

Accounting customers

Accurate, meticulous and punctual

An came back to Atraxion through a twist of faith in May 2022. She is responsible for the daily customer bookkeeping: she makes your invoices, checks payments, collects direct debits, pays credit notes back, ... in short, all financial and administrative tasks on the customer side of our bookkeeping pass through her hands. Because An is no stranger to Atraxion, she integrated to our company in 1,2,3 and it seems as if she has been working here for years. So please do not hesitate to contact her if you have any questions.

+32 3 870 80 97 | Contact An

Facts:

Constructed: 1981

Fuel: Amaretto with a piece of lemon

Power: 30km/h by bike

Quote: What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger!

Dream car: Citroën Figaro (in muntgroen)

Tine

Tine

Accounting suppliers

An eye for detail

Tine moved from the sales team to the accounting department in August 2021, and because of her knowledge of our software, the transition went very smoothly. She is an intermediary between the warehouse and the sales team. She ensures a good follow-up of the transports and takes care of the accounting of the suppliers. Her eye for detail means that no mistake goes unnoticed.

+32 3 870 80 98 | Contact Tine

Facts:

Constructed: 1981

Fuel: Coffee and white chocolate

Power: 300 phone calls/hour

Quote: Yours may be fast, but mine can go anywhere.

Dream car: Jeep Wrangler JK

Tim

Tim

CFO

A satisfied customer is the best strategy

Tim joined the Atraxion team at the right moment, we had just started with a new software and needed a good co-pilot to map out the right route. Tim keeps an eye on all financial flows of Atraxion, he easily manages large projects and his door is always open for all of us.

+32 3 870 80 90 | Contact Tim

Facts:

Constructed: 1979

Fuel: Coffee

Power: 5 table soccer matches/weekend

Quote: Ge ga hert of ge ga nie!

Dream car: Porsche 992 GT3

Karin Mahieu

Karin Mahieu

Co-manager

The mother of the group

A successful man needs a strong woman: that’s Karin, Jan’s wife. She’s responsible for the human resources and the entire accountings department. She looks after accountings, salaries, working hours, company safety regulations,… Karin is a good friend and the mother of the group.

+32 3 870 80 97 | Contact Karin Mahieu

Facts:

Constructed: 1971

Fuel: My coffee

Power: 540 pk

Quote: Carpe diem.

Dream car: Porsche 911 Targa

Jan Van hoolst

Jan Van hoolst

Founder

Atraxion’s sheperd

Jan is the passionate founder and manager of Atraxion. He founded the company in 1995 and works devotedly day and night in the company. He has an extensive car knowledge, but he excels in 4x4, old-timers and those ‘special cases’. Everything is passion: the relation with our clients and suppliers, the interaction with employees, the brands we distribute,… . Finally Jan is also our shepherd, he watches over us and sees to it we love going to work every day.

+32 3 870 80 91 | Contact Jan Van hoolst

Facts:

Constructed: 1970

Fuel: Brunello

Power: 3 kinderen binnen de 5 jaar

Quote: If you aren't doing what you love you are wasting your time!

Dream car: Ferrari 330 GTC

Kevin

Kevin

Warehouse manager Tyres

Eye for detail

Kevin is our warehouse responsible for tyres and accessories. He checks, books and processes everything that arrives. Together with his colleagues, he packs your goods and ensures that they reach you as quickly as possible. With his eye for detail, Kevin makes sure that everything is processed as it should be.

+32 3 870 80 90 | Contact Kevin

Facts:

Constructed: 1988

Fuel: Ice tea

Power: 200 tyres/hour

Quote: Life is too short to drive boring cars

Dream car: Nissan Skyline R34

Sammy

Sammy

Warehouse manager wheels

Jack-of-all-trades

Sammy is responsible in our extra warehouse where we store all quad/ATV articles. Sammy makes sure that everything is neatly unpacked and sent to our customers. As a jack-of-all-trades, he also helps in the other warehouses with order picking and he is happy to mount a new set on your car.

+32 3 870 80 90 | Contact Sammy

Facts:

Constructed: 1991

Fuel: Ice-Tea

Power: 4 cars/hour

Quote: Be yourself, there are enough others.

Dream car: Ford Mustang 1967

Jonas

Jonas

Warehouse

A phenomenal memory

Jonas assists Kevin in the tyre department, he has a phenomenal memory and rushes through our corridors to pick and send all your ordered tyres. We can always count on Jonas.

+32 3 870 80 90 | Contact Jonas

Facts:

Constructed: 1994

Fuel: Ice tea

Power: 4 scans/sec

Quote: The best way out is always through

Dream car: Audi e-tron GT RS

Martini

Martini

Mounting and warehouse

From mechanic to mechanic-warehousekeeper at Atraxion

Martini started out in the automotive sector as a mechanic and soon ended up at Atraxion. He mounts tyres on rims from 10 to 26 inches. He does this with the greatest care and at a top speed. In addition to mounting, he helps Sammy with unloading, order picking and preparing rims and assembled sets for shipment. He is a real asset to Atraxion.

+32 3 870 80 90 | Contact Martini

Facts:

Constructed: 1999

Fuel: Martini Bellini :)

Power: 26"

Quote: 1 speed, 1 gear: GO!

Dream car: Mercedes E 63 S AMG

Ian

Ian

Warehouse

The helping hand

Before joining Atraxion, Ian had been working in the automotive industry for several years and was delighted to see one day that we had a job that matched his profile. He is a welcome hand in our warehouse, in our 3 warehouses to be exact. His flexible attitude ensures that we can deploy him wherever needed.

+32 3 870 80 90 | Contact Ian

Facts:

Constructed: 2000

Fuel: Vodka

Power: 3 warehouses/day

Quote: Miata Is Always The Answer

Dream car: Datsun 240Z

Ellemijn

Ellemijn

Warehouse

Powerwoman on wheels

Ellemijn came to Atraxion via Ian. They are a couple ♥. She is a n amazing lady with power who keeps our 4x4 and quad tyres warehouse running. She does the daily order picking, and prepares your orders for shipment. Ellemijn really fits in at Atraxion, she fills her spare time with greenlaning and tuning Japanese cars. She owns a Suzuki Jimny and Mazda MX5 which she loves to tour around with.

+32 3 870 80 90 | Contact Ellemijn

Facts:

Constructed: 2001

Fuel: Mojito

Power: 145km/h

Quote: My other one does go faster ...

Dream car: Porsche GT3 Touring

Kazou

Kazou

Bon vivant

Life in the brewery

Last but certainly not least: our dearest Kazou, the apple of Jan and Karin's eye. When she is around, the hustle and bustle seems just that little bit more bearable. She is simply the happiest sunshine in our company. Unfortunately, our Kazou died on 24 June 2022, we miss her!

+32 3 870 80 90 | Contact Kazou

Facts:

Constructed: 2011

Fuel: Denta stick mmmm.....

Power: 5 paws/biscuit

Quote: Woof woof

Dream car: Mercedes V-class (easy entry)