Derk van Veelen


Derk is a consultant at BlinkLane where he helps organizations embrace change. He has experience from the IT sector and management consulting. Having worked at a large IT multinational, he has first-handedly witnessed the necessity and impact of innovation and technology in several organizations. Derk is an outcome driven professional that puts the individual within the client’s organization at the heart of any transformation.

Having attended his academic studies in five different cities, he approaches any project from different angles and embraces differences. He holds a master’s degree in International Business from UCD in Dublin and a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam.

Combining his background with an analytical and positive mindset, he is passionate about translating complex business challenges into pragmatic solutions.

About Derk


  • Digital Transformation
  • Business Strategy
  • Cross Cultural Management


  • 2021 - now BlinkLane Consulting
  • 2018 - 2021 IBM


  • MSc in International Business
  • BSc in Business Administration