Paul Bessems brings blockchain technology and organizational science together to solve social problems. He is an international speaker, blockchain consultant and (co) author of more than ten management books. He has more than 25 years experience in designing and developing new organizations that align better with our new context (data economy) and new organization technologies such as blockchain. He is an expert in the field of Blockchain Organizing. He helps organizations with the transition ‘From Business to Networkorganization’ and answering questions like: ‘What is Blockchain Organizing, why is it important, how can I use it (and how not) and how should we start with it?’
Paul is founder and CEO of Weconet Blockchain Technologies, located in Eindhoven, The Netherlands, one of the smartest regions in the world. Weconet helps organization to use new technologies such as blockchain and align these new technologies in new organization models such as shared transaction networks. For more information go to the Weconet website
Besides his work as a consultant, he is also founder, chairman and fellow of the Weconomics Foundation and The Institute for New Organizational Thinking. Form more information go to the Weconomics website
Paul studied industrial engineering and management science at the Technical University in Eindhoven. In 1992 he introduced the Harvard Case Method in the Netherlands and developed several master programs for universities. In 1992 he also started Buro Staff Support, his first professional community. In 2009 he founded the Weconomics Foundation and in 2013 The Institute for New Organizational Thinking and in 2016 Weconet Blockchain Technologies. He also works as an independent management consultant for (international), often knowledge-intensive, companies, institutions and governments. For more information go to the Paul Bessems website.