The majority owner of companies constituting the VIVE Group holding. Since 1992 the Chairman of the Board of VIVE Textile Recycling – the biggest textile recycling company in Poland. This businessman, coming from Zaanstad in the Netherlands, lives permanently in Poland. An economist, working as an independent businessman since 1986.
His visionary and innovative approach to management translates into starting up new units operating in various lines of business. A philanthropist supporting the development of the town of Kielce and organisations operating in the area of the Świętokrzyskie voivodeship.
Bertus Servaas also started the VIVE Serce Dzieciom (Heart for Children) Foundation. For many years he’s been an active participant of charities, for which he was awarded with the Order of Polonia Restituta by the President of Poland in 2012. Bertus Servaas is also the CEO of the successful VIVE Tauron Kielce sports club.