René Groot Bruinderink is a director in Navigant’s global Energy practice, where he leads the Sustainability Solutions Transformation offering. René has experience in customer excellence, operational excellence, strategy development, Lean methodology in a retail environment, pricing in a B2B environment, sustainability programs, organizational restructuring, and spend reduction.
René’s current focus is on the global deployment of Sustainability Solutions across Navigant’s markets. He supports clients that are transitioning their businesses toward a low-carbon future, while capturing short-term business opportunities and working through reorganizations arising from the energy transition. He is skilled at developing tailor-made proposals to help clients realize sustainable and profitable products and business models. His academic qualifications in econometrics and a customer-oriented personality have enabled him to become a trusted advisor to senior leadership and to the employees of his clients operating across industries.
Prior to Navigant, René worked as a strategy director at the largest utility in the Netherlands and as a partner in the in-house consulting unit of a large European utility.
MBA, INSEAD, Full Time Program, Fontainebleau - France MSc, Econometrics, Game Theory specialization, Tilburg University - The Netherlands
Membership and Activity Information
Navigant Liaison World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) Member of the INSEAD Alumni Association