EXHIBIT 10.18 -- EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT
CONTRACT OF EMPLOYMENT
Between the undersigned parties:
NATIONAL TECH TEAM EUROPE N.V.
with its registered office established at:
represented by Mr Jon AHLBRAND, Marketing & Sales Manager,
And Mr Johan TIELEMANS, Director,
hereinafter referred to as "the employer",
hereinafter referred to as "the employee",
The following is agreed:
The employer takes the employee into its employment as Senior Program Manager in its operating office at
Medialaan 1, 1800 Vilvoorde.
The contract of employment is concluded for an indefinite period, starting on 1 November 1996 and commencing
with a trial period of six (6) months. During the trial period and upon completion of the first month, either party
may terminate the contract of employment at any time, subject to observance of a period of notice of seven (7)
The monthly gross salary shall amount to BEF 140,000, and this shall be solely payable by transfer into a financial
account or by means of a circular cheque.
The working time shall amount to 38 hours a week. The work to be performed shall be rendered in accordance
with the necessities of the department.
It is expressly agreed that, but for any provisions to the contrary, any other emoluments or bonuses that the
employer may grant to the employee on an exceptional or periodic basis, over and above the above-mentioned
salary, shall constitute gifts and shall therefore never result in any rights coming into being for the future.
In the event of illness or accident, the employee is obliged to notify the employer or the latter's designated deputy
immediately, and if possible by telephone before 10.00 a.m., indicating the length of time he will be unfit for work.
In addition to this, the employee shall send in or hand over the doctor's certificate within t