Guest speakers

Aaldrik Jager


Aaldrik uses his knowledge and experience in boxing to reflect your behaviour patterns. In a clear and decisive way. Will you turn out to be aggressive or defensive? Or will you have trouble to object your opponent‘s excessive force? During his time in the Dutch Army, Aaldrik has been in charge of several dangerous missions which thought him how to manage strong individual and team performances under stressful conditions.

Guest speakers

Aalt Aalten


Aalt has been practising martial arts for over 40 years. He developed his own method, based on the martial art Aikido, to achieve calmness and perspective. Enabling you to think and act decisively and in a loving manner.


André Platteel

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Andre is Your Lab’s Initiator and responsible for the content and monitoring of all programs and retreats. In addition he acts as a sounding board for management teams facing major transitions, and has authored several books and publications on culture change.


Anna de Bie


Anna connects Your Lab with companies driven to conduct business out of love and with vigor. For the last 20 years Anna has specialised in the field of personal development and living from personal power & authenticity.


Justus Fokker


Justus is Your Lab’s chairman of the board, he lends his hands, head and network to the growth and success of all projects and initiatives.


Floris van Tilburg


Floris attended Theatre School in Utrecht and went on to work both in theater and in business. During our Your Lab programs Floris mirrors unconscious patterns and facilitates the experience of authentic leadership.

Advisory board

Herman Wijffels

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Herman, former CEO of Rabobank and Administrator at the World Bank, is currently Professor of Sustainability & Social Change at the University of Utrecht. Where he continues his commitment to building a sustainable, peaceful and righteous world.

Guest speakers

Jan Willem Roos

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Jan Willem teaches Aikido. He’s fascinated by the relationship between movement, emotion and expression. What truly moves us? During our Your Lab sessions, Jan Willem guides our participants on a journey of self-discovery.


Adinda van Schagen


Adinda is Your Lab's Treasurer.

Guest speakers

Luigi Kwas


Luigi ia a Qiqong master and has been practising martial arts since an early age. He won many European titles in different styles. Luigi teaches our Your Lab participants the true meaning of Kung Fu: craftsmanship. To be proficient by careful and frequent repetition. Anyone can become a Kung Fu master, whether you're a cook, a painter or a plumber.


Saskia Wijsman


Saskia is Secretary of the Board, she offers reflection and advice to the team, as well as her unbridled enthusiasm for all things Your Lab does.


Robin van den Maagdenberg

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Robin is in charge of the Your Lab organisation and conducts interviews with changemakers and new leaders of tomorrow’s connected society. Participation in the Your Lab programs not only gave her valuable insights, but also granted her a job where she could fully explore her creativity.

Guest speakers

Rob Koning


Rob – aka Mr. Breath - guides participants in transformational breath, a technique in which you learn to breathe fully. This enables the release of possible tensions within the body and the experience of a stronger life energy. Rob runs his private practice in Amsterdam, which gathered lots of attention in the press. His approach is gentle and powerful.

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Stef van Dongen


Stef inspires young people to connect their idealism with common sense. His goal: to change the world in a positive way. Since founding his company Enviu five years ago, Stef has developed lots of innovative and sustainable projects.

Guest speakers

Tim de Jong

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A few years ago, Tim left his job as an attorney to create a new life which enabled him to live more freely. During our Your Lab sessions, Tim introduces our participants to the art of yoga and meditation as a way of self-examination.

Guest speakers

Niels Mooij


Niels lets you experience true connection. This requires attention, concentration and openness. He brings participants back to nature, uses breathing exercises, meditation techniques and cold water baths in order to have you experience a transformation from narrowness, fear and tension, to freedom and power.