Gerrien is a (non-)executive director, author and inspired speaker at conferences and meetings. She guides leadership development, digital transformation of HR and cultural change in organizations and draws inspiration from this for her lectures and workshops. She makes an impact by combining strength on content with vision and empathy. Gerrien can be booked as a speaker, chairperson and facilitator through Marga Miltenburg of ZijSpreekt.

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Gerrien's career

Gerrien’s career began as a trainee at Rabobank and global director of Program & Change Management at KPMG Consulting. Before the latter, she worked for almost four years as an expatriate in Washington DC, New York and London. She then specialized in leadership development, digital transformation of HR, culture change and interim management for global corporate organizations and financial services companies, such as Jacobs Douwe Egberts, Rabobank, CGI, PostNL, ABN Amro and APG.

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Gerrien's activities

Gerrien works as an interim director and advisory with global corporate organizations. She helps organizations to prepare for changes in the context of digital transformation, in a way that does justice to their organization. To enable value creation, instead of asking executives and the business to work in new ways within the boundaries of the old business model.

Gerrien is a supervisory board member at the GAZO Foundation, a primary health care organization. She is a member of the lobby committee Brede Welvaart VNO-NCW, which focuses on achieving a sustainable society with equal opportunities and work and shaping a new Rhineland model. She was until recently an elected member of the NCD Members’ Council, Dutch Association of Commissioners and Directors. Before that she was a member of the Supervisory Board of the Leprosy Foundation. Within her supervisory directorships she fulfills a (chair) role in the selection and remuneration committee.


Music Festivals & Innovation

In addition to her career, Gerrien is a soprano in a classical choir and has set up and led a number of (classical) music festivals. In 2017, as chair of the Innovation Committee of the Royal IGC, she organized an Innovation Trip to Silicon Valley and LA. She was included in the  What is Your Legacy | Vrouwen met Kracht collectie van Topvrouwen.nl.

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