I am working with people and organizations who are keen to perform. They may already realise that being becomes before doing.

I am an executive coach and strategy consultant, psychologist, World Champion in sailing and author. The past 15 years I’ve specialised myself in the application of Theory U in strategy assignments, team and executive coaching. I love to write about my experiences and to learn who I truly am while sailing.

I dedicate my working life to realise a regenerative, benefit economy for you, my children and myself, warmly


The things I love

Executive and Team Coaching


Inspiration from the other side

Agenda & Circles

Agenda & Circles


Chairman MIPA



The things I write about

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'Wat zich zo duidelijk vertoond heeft bij de opname van voedsel, vertoont zich ten dele ook bij de uitscheidingen. Wij komen tot de overtuiging dat de zuigeling een aangename gewaarwording…
March 10, 2020 in Coaching, Innovation, Sustainability, Theory U

Plants, Gout & B (iking)

I've been plagued by gout for more than 15 years. Many months I could only walk with severe difficulty. Dealing with the pain costs a lot of energy. Last summer…
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February 6, 2020 in Miscellaneous

Coaching with Backbone and Heart

Mary Beth O'Neill wrote the best book I know about Coaching: Executive Coaching with Backbone and Heart. I'm rereading it again (it was first published in 2007) and learn from…
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January 27, 2020 in Miscellaneous

New Green Deal in Groningen!

‘We are in a climate and environmental emergency. The European Green Deal is an opportunity to improve the health and well-being of our people by transforming our economic model. Our…
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December 9, 2019 in Miscellaneous


At 90 years old, 61 years of marriage, my father-in-law passed away last week at the tennis court. He leaves behind 3 daughters, 3 grandchildren, his wife and tons of…
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