Gijs Mensing

Speaker profile

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Gijs Mensing is an out-of-the-box change manager, Strategy Designer and creative. In his own energetic way, he inspires companies and individuals to design for strategy and innovation. In that, the role of the individual is key. Catchy examples from different industries, inspiration from different business models and interaction with the audience create an inspiring and energetic session full of aha-moments.

How do you stay relevant, as a company and as a person? Not to fall behind but to win in this changing world. Where will you add value next? How can you make the shifts towards another way of thinking and doing. Design thinking and doing. These are key questions in the keynotes of Gijs.

After eleven years of corporate experience at ING Bank and PwC Advisory and in his current role as Strategy Designer at Business Models Inc., Gijs got convinced that you need to unlearn your habits as an origination and individual in order to stay relevant. That you need to design your strategy and innovation and to be adaptive to iterate your value propositions towards true value. His creative, marketing and organizational change background are an interesting mix for new insights and meaningful interaction. Gijs also is a column author for ManagementBoek.

Gijs Mensing provides keynotes and workshop in various subjects:
Strategy, Innovation, Business modeling, Intrinsic motivation, Making an impact, Change management, Leadership, Marketing, Entrepreneurship, Smart working, Social innovation and Trendwatching.

“GENNEX is a disruptive conference format in a creative setting – and without a doubt Gijs Mensing with his keynote on Business Model shifts helped a lot to build that atmosphere. His speech and workshop were entertaining, insightful and managed to engage the audience in unparalleled ways. Overall: A tremendous value-add for our conference.”

Urs Wermelinger - CEO, InspiredView

I want Gijs to rock my stage!