Thimon de Jong
Thimon has been presenting his perspective on future change for over ten years at companies like Ikea, Aon, Deloitte, Tetra Pak, Samsung, Unilever, Rabobank, Philips, GDF Suez, Citywire, RTL and Coca-Cola.
Future human behaviour & business strategy
Thimon has been researching, consulting and presenting on future change & business strategy for over ten years at companies like Ikea, Aon, Deloitte, Tetra Pak, Samsung, Unilever, Rabobank, Philips, GDF Suez, Citywire, RTL and Coca-Cola.
He regularly addresses international conference & business audiences in a variety of industries. Thimon is also a co-producer and lecturer of an executive training program at the University of Utrecht which focuses on sociocultural trends and how these can be practically applied to business strategy. Thimon is a former insights & strategy director at TrendsActive, researcher at FreedomLab Future Studies and editor-in-chief of RELOAD Magazine.
Speaking Style: Charismatic, passionate and interactive. As one of the most engaging speakers in the world, Thimon de Jong grabs any audience with a combination of research, visuals, stories and practical business tools. Described by clients as ‘memorable intellectual entertainment.’
In 2014, Thimon de Jong was the highest rated speaker at: Science of Shopping Conference (Vietnam), Innovation Day 2014 (Belgium), HSBC Golf Business Forum (UAE), Hay Group HR conference (the Netherlands), SPOT 2014 conference, (Norway), Sport Marketing Days (Poland), Skanska Future Cities Conference (UK), OMD Predicts14 (UAE).
"Brillant speaker. Intellectual approach & entertaining." "One of the best and most meaningful speaker I listened to over the last months." "Exceptional speaker, outstanding and shocking."
Thimon was voted international guest speaker of the year in Finland 2015.