Serge Pattyn started his career at KBC Bank as a Credit Analyst and Corporate Finance expert. In the mid-nineties, he joined KBC's newly established Project Finance team, with exposure to international finance. In 1998 he was offered to join KBC's equity house - KBC Securities - as a Sell-side Analyst.
Following a short mission with Delta Lloyd Securities, Serge started as an independent financial analyst and - consultant in 2007.
Serge has always been active in the field of financial analysis, financial management and related domains (such as e.g. company valuation).
He is among others a member of the Belgian Association of Financial Analysts (ABAF/BVFA) and member of the Commission on Financial Reporting of EFFAS. He is also a much-asked speaker at conferences and seminars on financial analysis, accounting, financial management and valuation. He teaches amongst others for the KUL ("Financial Statement Analysis"), ABAF/BVFA ("Accounting and Financial Statement Analysis"), Kluwer Opleidingen ("Credit Management"), Brugge Business School ("Working Capital management") and KMO Campus ("Financial Statement Analysis"). He also writes on bookkeeping, accounting and IFRS for amongst others Kluwer Rechtswetenschappen.