Michel Cloosterman is partner at Bricks and Business VOF, a Dutch Training and Educational Institute started in 2008. Earlier Michel worked at different companies as coach, HR leader and lecturer. He focuses on business solutions using the insights gained with the LEGO SERIOUS PLAY method. He mostly works in Europe.
Michel started working with the LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® method in 2011, mostly in the areas of education, health and business. He worked with leaders and teams on strategic goal planning, team performance, strategic goal setting and designed workshops for innovation, feedback and customer focus. Besides his activities as executive coach, he delivers lectures at schools and is guest speaker at conferences on the subjects of play, creativity and innovation. Since 2013 he has worked as a LEGO Education teacher trainer for primary and secondary schools.
Michel Cloosterman has a Master’s degree in both History and International Labour Studies and finished a 2½ years business course on one of the leading Dutch business institutes. During his career as HR Leader he focused on programs for leaders and middle management. He lives in Oss, Netherlands, with his partner Marianne and has two grown-up children.