1984, MSc in Agricultural Engineering, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium. 1987-94, with Royal Dutch Shell Group including, until 1994, Senior Analyst, Socio-Political, Economic and Technological Scenarios, Group Planning Coordination, Shell International Petroleum Company, London. 1994, Founder and Managing Director, Whole Systems, Belgium; until 2007, Partner, Fairsights, Netherlands. Co-edited and co-authored book, The Millennium Bug: the Year 2000 Computer Problem (1998). Recipient of award: Laureate, KVIV Engineers Prize (1984). Expertise: group process design and facilitation, applied systems thinking, diagnostics; applying fractal geometry, chaos theory and complexity science to real world situations.