About Hugo Lefever

My big passion is Quality and process improvement, hands-on and training in this context. These are the core elements in my professional experience.


Master computer science – VUB Brussel
Pedagogic D certificate – VTI Brugge
Bachelor marketing and distribution- HRITHO Gent
Industrial engineer electronics – KIH Oostende


Scaled agile framework lean enterprises (SAFe)
Six sigma green belt
ISO 9000 auditor, TL 9000 auditor
Capability Maturity Model Integrated (CMMI)
CMM assessor

  • Program manager Nokia, Antwerpen
    Program manager of software releases, i.e. manager of the underlying ‘projects’ (product management, R&D, procurement, supply chain, services, support, …)
  • Quality manager Alcatel-Lucent, Antwerpen
    Six sigma project to reduce software defects
    Process/project quality manager: root cause analyses, management of critical customer issues, TL 9000 auditor, customisation of the project lifecycle
  • Process improvement lead Alcatel, Antwerpen
    In different business units, setting up a Quality management system that complies with TL 9000 and CMM (Capability Maturity Model for software development)
  • Deputy director IT HBK Spaarbank, Antwerpen
    Manager of the software development department of some 30 people, project manager
    In charge of ‘Process and security’
  • Consultant Digital Computers, Brussel
    Consultant document management, Account consultant
  • Project manager Bell Telephone, Antwerpen
    Project manager, most important project being the rollout of the public videotex network for RTT telecom operator
  • Training engineer Bell Telephone, Antwerpen
    Development of training packages, trainer for customers and employees. Main topics: general software courses, Metaconta telephone exchange software
  • Teacher VTI, Oostende, Veurne
    Teacher in a technical school. Topics: mechanics, electricity, technical drawing