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Astrid van der Burgt

Head of Road Safety

HOLCIM

Astrid van der Burgt
Astrid van der Burgt, Head of Road Safety for Holcim, is responsible for the strategic direction of the Group Road Safety Program.​

Astrid has nearly three decades of experience in the logistics sector. She started her career as a freight forwarder, tanker driver, transport manager and dangerous goods safety advisor and was both employed and self employed. In 2015, she won a ‘Brake, the Road Safety Charity’ award and in 2021, a coveted ‘Prince Michael International Road Safety Award’. Previous employers include the Freight Transport Association (now Logistics UK) and Kuehne + Nagel. She joined Holcim in 2019 and became Group Head of Road Safety in early 2021.​
Astrid holds a degree in European Studies from the University of Amsterdam, Netherlands. ​