We're with you all the way

Envision. Engage. Transform.

Since our establishment in 2007, successful and meaningful organizational transformations have been the hallmark of the Gladwell Group. Gladwell Group originates from the collaboration between BlinkLane Consulting and Gladwell Academy.

With a dedicated focus on long-term, sustained business relationships, we provide best-in-class consultancy and training for those digital transformations that require the most skilled of hands. Today, Gladwell Group pilots the Agile transformations for international market-leading clients in a wide range of industries including aviation, financial services and advanced technology.

Leaders In Their Discipline
Our consultants and trainers are considered global thought leaders in Lean-Agile organisation theory, with frequent publications in outstanding academic and management media, as well as presentations and keynotes at leading international gatherings. With a Gold Partnership at the Scaled Agile Institute, we lead the global market for consultants / trainers with the highest level of SAFe certification (SPCT), second only to the SAI itself. Membership of Scrum.org’s Professional Trainer Network ensures the highest quality Scrum trainings.

Transformation That Endures
Key to this success has been our firm belief that only close, dedicated collaboration with our clients results in meaningful change. Whether you require visionary consultancy, hands-on expertise to lead by example, or eminent training and coaching to spread new knowledge and skills to your workforce: Gladwell Group is with you every step of the way.

Our Team

Lisa van de Voort – Director of Americas

Lisa is SPC & Lean certified and is used to using econometric tools to help analyze data.

She is experienced in working Agile to develop innovative projects within large organisations such as PCCW Global. Lisa’s background in economics has given her the ability to quickly analyze organizational situations allowing her to easily find optimal solutions for complex problems.

Lisa has vast experience working in complex stakeholder environments where she can inspire high-level stakeholders, by combining her result driven mentality with her ability to motivate and stimulate people to adopt the Agile way of working. Having been a change agent in multiple large organisations, Lisa has proven to be successful when working in complex environments with challenging problems. Her creativity in finding solutions helps organization to continuously believe that change is possible.

Joost Brugman – Training & Development Advisor 

Joost has a sophisticated background in working in an international environment and across different cultures. His goal is to provide our customers with practical advise and tailor-made solutions. Within the Gladwell Academy team Joost is solution oriented, he tends to think outside the box and is a real team player. In his spare time Joost is planning his next trip or adventure, can be found on the tennis court or enjoys a major sport event.

Marloes Insing – coördinator Training and Education 

Together with the coordination team she makes sure the training courses run smoothly from the start until the end. She arranges everything that is needed for customer, particpant and trainer to ensure all parties are informed and training courses are well organised. Marloes is an optimistic, serviceminded and social person, it makes her happy to see people leave the training with a smile on their face.

In her spare time she is coach of a handball team, whit a lot of enthusiasm she puts all her energy in it. On a sunny summers day you can find her outside, preferably enjoying lovely wine, good food and great company.

Kiran Kaur Singh – Marketer

She is responsible for the Indian and USA market. Her focus is mostly on the Indian market since her background is also from India. In addition, she is also the one who does the Marketing for our RTE Summit event.

She has completed her Bachelor in Economics and Business Economics at the Vrije University in Amsterdam in 2018. She chose the marketing track during the last year of her Bachelor. Besides that, she has also done a minor in Tax law. She has decided to gain some experience after her graduation and thus started working at Gladwell Academy. She opts to start with the Masters Marketing program soon, which she will also attend at the Vrije University.