Inge Simons

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Inge is an experienced executive coach, facilitator and trainer who works with leaders and teams across different industries and geographies. Her work experience covers complex international projects, the management of culture and change processes and includes intimate knowledge of starting up as well as integrating businesses.

She held senior positions with international responsibility in global corporations for close to 20 years and worked as a member of cabinet for a secretary of state. She led the first global multi-language HR system implementation in Europe and Africa, which was used as the catalyst for business process re-engineering. Working successfully with individuals and teams across cultures has been a key ingredient throughout her career.

Inge has worked across different industries which include consulting, financial services, entertainment, beverages, textile, retail, pharmaceuticals and executive education. Having served on the cabinet of a government official has exposed her to the inner workings of the political arena.

Clients describe her as adventurous, challenging and committed. When coaching, Inge engages in impactful conversations with lasting results.

Inge is ICF certified (MCC) and holds coaching certifications in Co-Active Coaching, Organisational and Relationship Systems Coaching, Team Coaching, Inner Game and Positive Psychology. She holds a Masters in Business Administration, a Masters degree in Clinical Psychology as well as a postgraduate in Strategic Marketing. She is qualified in a number of 360 feedback tools and other instruments including Hogan, MBTI, CPI 260, FIRO, Workplace Big 5, Conflict Dynamics Profile and Thomas Killman Conflict Inventory. Inge’s working languages include Flemish/Dutch, French, English and German. She works internationally and has a home basis in Switzerland, Belgium, and Austria.

Inge is an associate of the Centre for Creative Leadership, Lore International and a member of faculty for the Coaches Training Institute. Inge sits on the board of the Leadership Foundation in Norway.