Jef’s stories about Red Monkeys and Naked Sheep have been making some international waves. Jef is an expert in the fields of business and culture innovation. With his flamboyant style and confrontational stories, he paints a striking image of the systemic faults in organizations. These are rumply not built to withstand the current information tidal wave.

Based on an career as a software engineer, training manager and Corporate Learning Officer (Siemens), he currently offers CxO's and managers valuable innovation insights. They play a crucial role to change the culture of an organization and to mobilize supporting services as Human Resources.

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Passion without talent wanders
— Jef Staes - Innovation Speaker, Author & Expert