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Ger Driesen

Ger Driesen

About Ger Driesen

Ger is the co-founder of Challenge Leadership Development Academy.

He works as a consultant and leadership trainer with clients on the design and delivery of bespoke Leadership Development and Talent Development programs. Another main topic in his consultancy work is to advice Learning & Development departments improving their strategy alignment, effectiveness and innovation.

Ger likes to share his experiences and ideas as an author and international speaker and is known as the Dutch 'Trendcatcher’ regarding Leadership and Learning.

Prior to his work at Challenge he was responsible for different roles such as Learning and Development consultant, Management trainer and Manager Training & Development with different companies in different industries.

Based on his contribution to the Learning and Development community, Ger received the ‘Learning and Development Leadership award 2013’ from the World HRD congress in Mumbai.

Ger has a degree in Educational Science and Organizational Behavior of the University of Utrecht. He lives in the Netherlands in the village of Nuenen where the famous Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh started his career as an artist and made his first masterpiece. 


Follow Ger on Twitter: @gerdriesen

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