Web Hosting and Cloud Services Provider Leaseweb Appoints Ronald Haasert As Global CMO

Ronald Haasert has been appointed by Leaseweb, a global supplier of IaaS hosting and cloud infrastructure services with over 80,000 servers under management, to serve as its Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). He began serving as Leaseweb’s new worldwide CMO on June 1. Before joining Leaseweb, Mr. Haasert served as CMO at Staples.

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Ronald Haasert has a reputable track record of spearheading global digital revolutions in the retail and eCommerce sectors, claims Leaseweb. He was CMO at Staples before joining Leaseweb, where he assisted the European marketing and merchandising departments in achieving double-digit EBITDA growth. He formerly held managerial positions in marketing and operations at Bruna.nl and the Dutch retailer Bruna.

Con Zwinkels, who serves the role of Founder and CEO at Leaseweb, had the following to say:

As Leaseweb’s business continues to grow, we are focused on adding top talent to our team and are pleased to welcome Ronald to lead our marketing and communication efforts. One of our core values has always been to treat customers as partners and work with them on creating solutions that meet their unique needs. This has been a hallmark of Ronald’s career, and we look forward to his contributions and expertise as a key member of our global management team.

Working abroad for more than ten years, Ronald Haasert has had posts in Boston, Amsterdam, Lisbon, Paris, Milan, and Stuttgart, among other cities in Europe and the United States. The University of Hertfordshire in the United Kingdom is where he earned his MBA.

Ronald Haasert, who serves the role of CMO at Leaseweb, had the following to say:

Leaseweb empowers thousands of businesses globally by connecting them with the right technology, and I am excited for the opportunity to further build a world-class brand and support its next stage of growth. I also share Leaseweb’s passion for the customer and will continue to drive its vision to deliver the best experience in the industry.


In addition, Mr. Haasert serves as a volunteer mentor for international students and strengthens relations between the university and the business community as a member of the advisory board at Hanze University of Applied Sciences in Groningen, the Netherlands.