Kees Aerts

Kees Aerts

Senior Management Consultant | Owner K. Aerts bvba

Kees Aerts is a very experienced management consultant. He worked for Accenture Belux for 19 years, of which 7 as a partner. He is the architect of several large, complex transformation programs at national and international clients. He focuses on issues such as organization, supply chain, margin management, digital agenda, operational excellence, Lean and post-merger integration. In addition to developing and co-selling such programmes, Kees has mainly managed their delivery and the development of the Accenture practice. Since 2009 he works as an independent consultant.

Why did I become a mentor at Birdhouse? Because I love to share my experience to help young entrepreneurs! I also get a lot of energy from the dynamics and inspiration that you feel in the midst of the start-ups at Birdhouse. What I offer is my years of experience as a no-nonsense coach, and support in working out matters such as organisation, structures, risk analyses, business plans/models, contracting, …”.

“I think it’s important for a start-up to have the right combination of passion, knowledge, entrepreneurship, teamwork, focus (strategic and operational), and dealing with diversity and change.