Frans Schaepkens is associated with Nyenrode as lecturer and researcher for External Reporting and Management Control.
Frans is finance director of Amstelland Hospital. He is responsible for the financial management function, including planning & control, reporting and internal control of this hospital and is involved in strategic (financial) management. He is also a member of the Healthcare workgroup for the Raad voor de Jaarverslaggeving (Annual Reporting Council).
Frans has worked in the healthcare sector since 1987 in various positions and has been a financial manager since 1990. He started his career as policy advisor for the National Hospital Council (Nationale Ziekenhuisraad) and from there he moved to financial management in geriatric care. After working at Ernst & Young Consulting for a number of years, he was appointed Management Director at Zorggroep Almere and Finance Director at St Antonius Hospital. More recently he has worked several years at Achmea division Healthcare, involved in policymaking, strategic financial planning and gaining a competitive advantage in developing sustainable healthcare. Frans gained his PhD in 2000 in external reporting for healthcare institutions and has been teaching since 1996.