Armand van Velzen
Armand van Velzen spent 16 years as an officer in the Marine Corps and has been an entrepreneur and founder of Allied Forces Consultancy since 2014. In the Corps, he led large units and small specialist teams under extreme conditions. As a consultant, he has already led many teams and organisations through a change process to success, each time seeing that the key to success lies in combining the right behaviour and mindset with focused and structured work towards a concrete objective.
Armand studied economics and completed a Bachelor’s degree in International Relations and Security Studies. He can empathise with a team facing a challenging assignment like no other. By taking ownership of the situation and challenges, he creates creative solutions and reaps success with the team.
Armand is no-nonsense and results-oriented. Armand is father of three sons and spends a lot of time with his wife and family on sports, socialising and travelling. In his spare time, he can be found at the gym and is into reading and developing in spirituality.