Robert Rasmussen is a master trainer in the LEGO SERIOUS PLAY method and delivers both facilitator training programs as well as end-user workshops through his company Rasmussen Consulting in Europe, United States, Latin America and Asia. Together with Per Kristiansen, he is the author of the book “Building a Better Business with the LEGO SERIOUS PLAY method”.
Robert Rasmussen is the main architect of the LEGO SERIOUS PLAY method. During 1999 - 2001 and with more than 20 iterations he and his team developed the concept into the reproducible and robust methodology it is today. He worked for the LEGO Group from 1988 to 2001 as head of R&D for LEGO Education and was among other head of the educational development team for LEGO MINDSTORMS – the LEGO Company’s most selling product ever. From 2001 to 2004 Robert also managed Executive Discovery Ltd., which was responsible for launching the LEGO SERIOUS PLAY program.
Robert is a native of Denmark and a master’s degree in education. He has spent his career applying experiences and theories about play, learning, creativity and teaching to organizational development. Over a 15-year period he worked extensively with designers and researchers at Tufts University and the MIT Media Lab in Boston, Massachusetts to develop and apply hands-on learning tools.
Robert lives with his wife Jette in Kolding, Denmark. Robert Rasmussen has continuously worked with the LEGO SERIOUS PLAY method since its very beginning in 1999.