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Xavier Gabriëls

Xavier Gabriëls

Function Professor


  • Cost & Management Accounting
  • (Strategic ) Performance management
  • Accounting Information Systems
  • Financial Analysis & Management
  • Budgeting & Forecasting


  • Business Economy for Non-Economists
  • Full-time Master in Management
  • Organizational Performance Management

Prof. Dr. Xavier Gabriëls has a specific expertise in cost analysis and cost models, performance analysis, budget techniques, accounting information systems, strategic cost management and financial analyses & management. Furthermore he is the author of various publications in this field.

In 2006 Xavier earned his doctorate inApplied Economics at the University of Antwerp with his thesis “The Influence of ERPS on Management Accounting” and is connected to the University of Antwerp and Antwerp Management School as “Executive Professor & Academic Director Cost & Management accounting”. He visits national and international conventions on these topics and has performed guest lectures in Dubai, Australia, and Canada.

At this time Xavier is also Partner Management Consulting and Global Head of Cost Accounting & Management at KPMG Advisory and has made numerous cost, process and organizational analysis as project manager for both private and public sectors. Xavier is also coach for the entrepreneurs competition Bizidee.