Serial entrepreneur,Innovation expert, Author,Boardmember NEXXWORKS
For over 25 years, Rik has been a successful C-level manager in leading global manufacturing companies. His tools have always been the combination of extreme customer centricity, technology and questioning the status quo, to change the business model where it was needed to better serve the customer in a sustainable and future proof way. In between 2010 and 2015, Rik has been coaching, advising and assisting large technology companies.
Since 2010, Rik has been traveling all over the globe to deliver over 1.000 highly rated keynotes and workshops in more than 30 countries for a wide variety of customers and events in all segments. He is as well a guest lecturer at London Business School and other business schools in Belgium, France, the UK and The Netherlands.
Today Rik is a renowned and sought after global speaker and lecturer, a trusted advisor and coach to companies large & small. He is also author of “Managers The Day after Tomorrow”, a management book about digital transformation, innovation mindset, extreme customer centricity, business model design and creating sustainable and future-proof organizations.