Ben Tiggelaar

Dr. Ben Tiggelaar is an independent writer, speaker and behavioral scientist. He has been studying leadership and change for over 30 years. His goal: to help people turn their dreams into action. In a positive and effective way.

Ben provides a large number of in-company lectures and seminars every year, often with large groups (sometimes more than 3,000 participants). During these sessions, students learn, laugh and work hard. Ben's open seminars are popular. His MBA seminar in one day attracted in 16 years even more than 22,000 participants (the most visited Dutch seminar ever!).

Ben is a guest lecturer in the field of leadership and change at IE Business School in Madrid. One of the top institutes of Europe, according to The Economist, Financial Times, Forbes and Business Week. Ben also gave guest lectures at Harvard University, Nijenrode Business University, Rotterdam School of Management and Vlerick Business School.

Ben studied communication science at the University of Amsterdam. He obtained his PhD at the Faculty of Business and Economics of the VU University with a study of behavioural change in organizations. He also studied at Harvard and University College London.