BlinkLane Consulting

Maarten Schaaf

Maarten (1984) is a consultant at BlinkLane. He has extensive experience in software implementation projects. He excels in playing a central role as a test analyst, test manager, business analyst and project manager. Maarten is a true bridge-builder between business and IT. Maarten is always fully aware of the importance of the interests and understanding of affected parties.  He asks the right questions, makes the right connections, and is quick to familiarize himself with complex material. He is a committed and independent consultant with highly developed analytical skills. A particular strength of Maarten is that he applies a pragmatic approach. He involves others in his decisions, thereby generating the necessary support. He seeks to connect and to collaborate. His enthusiasm and communicative skills enable him to act quickly and flexibly.




  • Business & IT alignment
  • Business Agility
  • Project Management
  • Business Analysis


  • 2016 – now     BlinkLane Consulting
  • 2011 – 2016    ITDS Business Consultants


  • Master Organization Studies
  • Bachelor Human Resources

The Inevitable: book review

Posted by Maarten Schaaf on September 22nd, 2016

The Inevitable: Understanding the 12 technological forces that will shape our future, by Kevin Kelly. The Inevitable describes ongoing technological trends that will inevitably continue to influence our lives. In the introduction of the book, the author states that “…the … Read more