Mennold Leijerzapf appointed as CEO Vibe Group

Vibe Group announced today that Mennold Leijerzapf has been appointed CEO. Since 1 January 2023, he is in overall charge of the organisation. With Leijerzapf’s appointment, Vibe Group enters its next growth phase. Founders Bernd van Baars and Daniël Visser will step away from day-to-day operations, but will remain intensively involved with Vibe Group.

About Mennold Leijerzapf

Mennold Leijerzapf has 25 years of experience in the staffing industry. He has been with Vibe Group since 2016. He started in the role of Managing Director Netherlands and became CCO in 2021. He knows the organisation and its culture very well.

Mennold Leijerzapf about his appointment

‘It is a privilege to lead this fantastic organisation into its next phase of growth. A phase where our ambitious and talented people, our winning culture and our high end niche strategy will continue to make the difference. I am confident that we have a bright future ahead in which we will exploit growth opportunities by opening new offices, developing different niche markets and launching new services. ‘There are no limits to what we can achieve, except the limits we accept in our mind.’ I look forward to creating the future together.’

Founders Daniël Visser & Bernd van Baars pleased with appointment Leijerzapf

‘For us, the appointment of Mennold as CEO is the next logical step in our ambition to be the absolute leader in IT staffing & consulting and to create the future of IT. The two of us started in 2011. We are now 12 years further and have grown into a multinational company with more than 390 employees and 1,550 IT consultants. We confidently look forward to the future of Vibe Group under Mennold’s leadership.’


Mennold Leijerzapf - CEO Vibe Group