Faculty and team

Faculty and team

RSM's programmes are guided and designed by learning experts and top academics, and we source the right external faculty to deliver your customised programme to the highest standard.  Here are some of the people who you will work with to design, deliver and follow-up your customised programme.

Academic directors

Prof. Pursey Heugens
Professor Pursey Heugens, professor of organisation theory, development, and change at RSM has won numerous awards for research and teaching. His work in RSM’s Department of Strategy and Entrepreneurship has broken new ground in discovering what makes organisations effective, leading to a new wave of assessment, analysis and guidance. Pursey developed his work in close conjunction with business leaders and professionals.

Prof. Jan van den Ende
Prof. Jan van den Ende is professor of management of technology and innovation at RSM. His work includes the development of new products and services with recent applications in design management and sustainable innovation, and with top brands. Jan has had articles published in the Harvard Business Review and other leading journals, and has taught RSM’s MBA and Executive MBA programmes.

Learning and development managers

Hans Horstink
Hans is director executive programmes, and is responsible for the department’s programme portfolio. He heads the team of learning and development managers that helps organisations to find the best solution to their complex educational challenges. He is a professional coach and has two master degrees; in business economics and general management from the Erasmus School of Economics, and in change management from the Stichting Interacademiale Opleiding Organisatiekunde (SIOO).
Phone: +31 6 53 94 75 95
Email: hhorstink@rsm.nl

Michael Smith
Michael is experienced in business development, executive education, training, coaching, and general management. He designs and supplies executive education to support individuals and organisations. His corporate clients have included ING, Philips, and Samsung. Michael has practical experience as a general manager and many years’ experience as a trainer, working in the Netherlands, the UK, USA, and across Europe, Asia, and South Africa.
Phone: +31 10 408 8633

Fleur de Lima
Fleur is passionate about combining academic and real-world perspectives and designing effective educational solutions. She is experienced in learning and development, organisational development, consulting and enterprise-wide change. Current corporate clients include Mammoet and ING. Fleur has a master degree in organisational psychology from Leiden University and is a certified management consultant from the Stichting Interacademiale Opleiding Organisatiekunde (SIOO).
Phone: +31 10 408 8061
Email: flima@rsm.nl

Bianca Timmer
Bianca is an energetic learning and development professional with experience in programme design, management and delivery, and leadership and talent development. Bianca is able to create a learning environment in the context of different cultures, branches and types of organisations. All in a fast-paced environment. She has a master degree in human resources management. Bianca's clients include Samsung, Yusen Logistics, NIBC, and Core Laboratories.
Phone: +31 10 408 8737
Email: btimmer@rsm.nl

Bart Scheenaard
Bart has a global outlook. He started his HR career within a global shipping organisation, followed by co-ordinating human resources in West Africa for a leading company in the oil and gas industry. At RSM, he has helped design and launch an Executive MBA with the University of Cologne, and ran the admissions process for all RSM MBA programmes. Bart also completed his Executive MBA at RSM.
Phone: +31 10 408 8060
Email: bscheenaard@rsm.nl

Randy Dommerholt
Randy is an experienced learning and development professional. As a trainer, team coach and learning and development manager, she is focussed on high-impact designs that are interesting and enjoyable for her clients. Her way of working is characterised by depth, precision and is specific and definite. Randy is a social and political scientist and is currently working on her PhD on strategic decision-making at Radboud University, Nijmegen.  
Phone: +31 10 408 2131
Email: rdommerholt@rsm.nl

Malou Kroezen
Malou is an energetic learning and development manager with a strong track record in training and development, talent management, and account management. Passionate about developing and connecting people, Malou designs and delivers customised executive development programmes uniting the business and academic worlds. Malou has a master degree in international business and is in the thesis-phase of the Part-time Executive International MSc in Corporate Communications at RSM.