Meet – Kenneth Villani, Project Manager

Kenneth Villani


Kenneth Villani: “Keppel Seghers Belgium is not just a company—it’s an extraordinary opportunity for a fulfilling and exciting career.”

From concept to concrete – The professional pursuit of Kenneth Villani at Keppel Seghers Belgium

An extraordinary journey took ambitious and driven project manager Kenneth Villani to Keppel Seghers Belgium. Kenneth, who has an engineering background, has a passion for the practical application of design and a desire to see a project take shape from a piece of paper into a fully functional plant. He was looking for a chance to immerse himself in the industrial world because he was adamant about the necessity of closing the gap between theory and practice.
After 18 years at Keppel Seghers Belgium, Kenneth’s commitment and knowledge have been instrumental in defining his career there. Kenneth knew he had found a company where people were more than just coworkers—they were friends—from the moment he first experienced the welcoming and inclusive atmosphere that pervaded the workplace. His professional experience gained a priceless dimension as a result of the wide doors and the freedom to interact with others.

KSBE: What motivated you to step into the real industrial world as a project manager at Keppel Seghers Belgium?

“As an engineer, I craved the opportunity to witness the transition from design on paper to an operational plant. Keppel Seghers Belgium provided the platform for me to unleash my passion and be a part of the entire process, from conception to the moment the flue gases emerge from the stack. It’s a remarkable experience that keeps me motivated every day.”

KSBE: How does the inclusive environment at Keppel Seghers Belgium contribute to your work experience?“

“At Keppel, the atmosphere is vibrant and open, where every level of the organization encourages collaboration and genuine human connection. Colleagues become friends, and the camaraderie we share enhances creativity and support. The inclusive environment fosters a sense of belonging, empowering us to bring out the best in ourselves and our colleagues.”

KSBE: Can you elaborate on the importance of having fun and building personal connections at work?”

“Fun is an integral part of our work culture at Keppel Seghers Belgium. It goes beyond the daily grind and allows us to connect on a personal level. Engaging in conversations beyond work-related topics and sharing personal experiences not only brings joy but also strengthens the bonds between colleagues. The fun and fulfillment we experience together fuel our motivation and drive for success.”
Keppel Seghers Belgium, Belgian Engineering and Technology Hub
Keppel Seghers Belgium, Belgian Engineering and Technology Hub

“Keppel Seghers Belgium was more than just a place of employment; it was also a place where friendships flourished and where having fun and having meaningful conversations outside of the workplace were encouraged.” – Kenneth Villani, Project Manager Keppel Seghers Belgium

KSBE: How does the location and office environment inspire you at Keppel Seghers Belgium?

”The location of Keppel Seghers Belgium adds another layer of inspiration to our work. The office building exudes warmth, while the picturesque surroundings, including the nearby harbour, offer a refreshing escape. Stepping outside for a walk or bike ride in the midst of nature rejuvenates our spirits and enhances our creative thinking. It’s an environment that ignites our passion and fuels our drive for excellence.”

KSBE: In what ways has working at Keppel Seghers Belgium transformed your professional journey?

”Over my 18 years at Keppel Seghers Belgium , I’ve had the opportunity to take on various roles, expanding my skill set and gaining invaluable experience. Working abroad and interacting with diverse individuals have shaped me into the professional I am today. Now, as a team leader for different departments, I understand the importance of building relationships and bringing out the best in my team members.”

KSBE: What makes Keppel Seghers Belgium an ideal workplace for aspiring professionals?

“Keppel Seghers Belgium offers a unique combination of passion, camaraderie, and an inspiring work environment. Aspiring professionals can join a community that values their expertise, encourages personal growth, and fosters connections that last a lifetime. The inclusive culture ensures everyone feels welcome, and the scenic location serves as a constant source of inspiration.”

Keppel Seghers Belgium, Belgian Engineering and Technology Hub

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Keppel Seghers Belgium, Belgian Engineering and Technology Hub
Keppel Seghers Belgium, Belgian Engineering and Technology Hub
Keppel Seghers Belgium, Belgian Engineering and Technology Hub