Yuri van Geest is an international keynote speaker, boardroom consultant for global top1000 companies and co-author of the bestselling book Exponential Organizations. He has been the Dutch Ambassador of Singularity University (SU) since 2011 and is the co-founder of SingularityU Netherlands, the first significant globalisation step of SU HQ outside Silicon Valley.
Yuri has 20 years of work experience in digitisation, innovation, technology, organisation and strategy in corporates, agencies, startups and in the central Dutch government. He co-founded the largest mobile internet startup competition in the world with Vodafone Group. He has been one of the early movers in the Lean Startup, Quantified Self, Mobile Monday and TEDx communities. His work has been featured in among others the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Forbes and Techcrunch.