During the last 15 years, Thomas developed into a senior coach, trainer and facilitator, supporting large knowledge-intensive organisations with developing their senior professionals and leaders. Working with international groups and individuals in The Netherlands, as well as abroad, Thomas feels he can increase business effectiveness by promoting mutual understanding and inclusion. through (personal) leadership.
Born in Gouda, the Netherlands, Thomas studied Business at the Rotterdam School of Management (MScBA) after serving in the army for 2 years (drafted). He worked as HR business partner and manager for Heineken and ICL (Fujitsu) before taking the step to psychometric HR consultancy Cubiks as Managing Consultant.
After 12 year of international consulting, Thomas started his own business as independent L&D professional in 2014. In this capacity he works for his own clients as well as associate to The Inclusion Partners and others. Thomas is a certified coach (NOBCO/EMCC). His certifications include NLP, TA and MBTI.