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Principal: Albert (Ab) S. Ekels, AInstIB

company contact details:
Kerklaan 9 B Unit 2
Laren (NH)
1251 JR
tel: +31 35 533 08 78
mobile: +31 653 314 126
email: a.ekels@gmail.com


Key Services Offered:

  1. Commercial and Strategic development aimed at SME owners
  2. Facilitating monthly ‘peer to peer’ strategic meetings.
  3. Executive Coaching on basis of Axiology ( the science of values)

Core Experience of Principal:

As managing director executed 15 ‘restart’ projects within a variety of Industrial Enterprises, in sizes from 15 up to 300 FTEs. Companies active in installation, production and world wide trade.

Currently executing Business Support Programs for a number of small to medium sized enterprises. Support is supplied to general-, commercial, operational- and recovery management.

Since 1984 active as an independent entrepreneur working for clients from: the Netherlands, Germany, the United Kingdom and Denmark in: the Netherlands, Germany, the United Kingdom, Belgium, France, Scandinavia, the USA, Switzerland and Egypt. Previously lived and worked in there Middle East.


Accreditations and Qualifications:
Engineering and Practical Shipbuilding.
Accredited Associate, Institute for Independent Business (AInstIB).
Accredited Founding Coach through the ECBDP( Executive Coach Business Development Program run by the IIB )

Industry Sectors worked in:

  • Ship - and Yacht building.
  • Sailmaking
  • Engineering
  • Construction
  • World wide trade of industrial products.

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