Jilles specializes in truly transforming and developing people, companies and networks. He likes to work with disruptive entrepeneurs that have a dream to create a better world in food and technology. He is based in Utrecht, the Netherlands.

Previously, Jilles was Global Head of Sales Excellence at the Döhler Group and he held several executive roles at Univar and the Rabobank. The red line during his career is change management (information technology, finance, process, commercial) and developing teams from "good to great". His YouTube channel with more than 200+ inspirational movies is world famous and already watched >650.000 times. (https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLED8A19B414F44DBF)

Jilles earned a master degree in European Public Administration from the University of Twente. He is married and father of three sons, is a semi-professional cook for friends and family and loves to be outside, on a surfboard.