Consultant, Trainer and Facilitator | Kepner-Tregoe

As management consultant for Kepner-Tregoe, Inc., Gijs Verrest has facilitated many organizations on their improvement journeys, from operational excellence to strategy formulation and implementation of new processes and skills. 

With more than 15 years of experience he has a firm belief in the great potential of employing better structured thinking processes for transforming the performance of organizations. He mastered the use of KT’s core methodologies and has extensive experience in process improvement and issue resolution.

He works with executives designing consulting and skill development interventions to maximize the operational impact, from shop floor to management level. Inside KT he has product management and development responsibilities to further improve KT offerings.

He has worked in many industries and for a broad range of international clients such as Airbus, Akzo Nobel, Cargill, Hallmark, Heineken, Philips, Sara Lee, Sony Ericsson, Total and Unilever.

Gijs brings to KT extensive experience in the field of creativity and innovation. Prior to joining KT he worked seven years as a consultant, trainer, and facilitator of Creative Problem Solving in product development, marketing, and other business areas. Gijs holds a masters degree in Industrial Design Engineering—specialization in Innovation Management—from the Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands.