René Groot Bruinderink is a director in the energy practice where he leads sustainable industries and services. René has experience in customer excellence, operational excellence, strategy development, lean in a retail environment, pricing in a B2B environment, sustainability programs, organization restructuring and spend reduction. He has worked as a strategy director in the largest utility in the Netherlands and as a partner in the state-of-the-art in-house consulting unit of a large European utility.
René now focuses on helping clients transition their businesses toward a low carbon future, while capturing short-term business opportunities as well as dealing with reorganizational transitions arising from the energy shift. He is skilled at developing tailor-made proposals to help clients realize sustainable and profitable products and business models. These skills, complemented by his academic qualifications in econometrics and his customer oriented personality have enabled him to become a trusted advisor to senior leadership, but definitely also to the employees of his clients operating across industries.