Michèle Mees is co-founder of the Centre for Balanced Leadership, author, TEDx Speaker, Coach and Ambassador for Diversity & Inclusion.
Michèle supports CEOs and management teams globally in creating a balanced organizational culture by developing feminine and masculine qualities.
She built up an extensive and successful business experience in the advertising industry, after which she was part of the launch team of two internet companies, and became partner in a fast growing marketing consulting company.
Her passion comes from her belief that this results in happier employees, stronger customer relations, high performing innovative teams and a more sustainable, respectful way of doing business.
Michèle is the author of "The Balanced Leader. Exploring the dynamics of masculine and feminine energy", published in 2011. She is a recognized international speaker on inclusion, diversity and balanced leadership.
She holds a Bachelor in Sociology, two Masters in Communication Sciences and in Marketing (Vlerick Management School), and is trained in "Strategic Diversity" at Radboud University Nijmegen and Business Coaching at School for Coaching and Leadership.
She is part of the jury of the WoMenatWork Award and Hot Momma finalist 2011. Michèle lived in the Netherlands and Belgium, has two creative grown up children, loves traveling and playing the piano.
(for more information on Michèle's speaking gigs, visit www.michelemees.com)