“You can never cross the ocean unless you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.” Columbus.
For over 25 years Marijke has led teams, multiple functions and a range of clients through their transformations, enabling them to become fitter, stronger and more agile in their Industry.
Marijke is a highly experienced Transformation & HR practitioner having worked for Swiss Life and ING in HR Director, Transformation & Program Director and Strategic Consultant roles. As Vice President for Capgemini Consulting and the Capgemini Corporate University she has worked with clients in several sectors, serving global players such as ABN-Amro, Delta Lloyd, Vopak, Eneco, several governmental bodies including the Ministry of Defence, National Police, the city of Amsterdam and Rotterdam and the Dutch Railways.
Her expertise lies in accelerating the crucial capability development needed for new strategies to come to life in the day-to-day business.
She works with Leaders and HR Development Functions to develop and embed the new behaviours that enable them to “ride the wave” of today’s VUCA world through the following principles:
- Collaboration: From individual to group capability development
- Acceleration: From today’s to tomorrow’s winning capabilities
- Innovation: From training to capability development
Energy, inspiration and creativity characterise Marijke’s way of working. As a highly experienced consultant and facilitator, Marijke’s style is to work in close collaboration with clients to co-create and deliver capability development initiatives, including:
- Research and Analysis
- Rapid Design Workshops
- Accelerated Solutions Workshops
- Stakeholder Engagement Interventions
- HR Transformation Programs
- Leadership Transformation Programs
Marijke’s professional qualifications include Creative Therapist, Industrial Psychologist (MsC, Cum Laude) and Certified Change Management Master (CCMM).
Here’s what some of her client’s have to say:
“Marijke has a deep understanding of transformational change programs. Everytime she astonished our internal team as well as the client with her insights and her ability to turn these insights into concrete actions and benefits for the client”. Mark S. Hofland -CEO Capgemini Consulting NL & Member Executive Committee Capgemini Consulting Global
“Marijke has a track record in and is a role model for transformation. She is innovative, non-conventional, dares to speak up and act. And at the same time she stays connected with all stakeholders, peers and team members across organizational levels, borders and cultures. When Marijke starts something you can be sure that it will be implemented with energy, drive and inspiration and that it will work”. Steven Smith – CLO Corporate University Capgemini.
”Marijke was by far the most engaging, creative, passionate and courageous client I have ever worked with. We co-created and offered some of the most impactful leadership programs I’ve ever delivered. She combines intellectual grounding with intuitive sense, has an eye for talent and knows how to connect the dots”. Eric Kohner – Director eKCosystems LLC