Address: Dendermonde, Belgium
Languages: English – Dutch – French – German
Thea Bombeek is passionate about enabling leaders and teams to perform at the highest level of which they are capable and thus contribute to the goal of their team and organization. Thea’s corporate career began at Brussels-based Kredietbank (now KBC), where she eventually rose to fill management roles in marketing, business-to-business communications, and human resources. After a sabbatical leave to earn her second masters degree, she joined KMPG to become a specialist in learning and development. She developed and facilitated training programs on leadership development, team coaching, effective collaboration, communication with impact, . .”. During her 20 years of corporate experience, she gained a nuanced view of the complex challenges facing global business leaders.
Thea became an independent coach and trainer in 2004. She works with executives and high potentials both in profit and non-profit organizations. Her focus is on value driven leadership, organizational culture, diversity and inclusion, women in leadership and finding purpose and meaning. She believes that the best outcome is when using coaching and training complementary. Her client list includes the European Institutions, Frontex, The Brussels Government, Port of Brussels, The Humanitarian Coaching Network, Baxter, Baxalta, Johnson & Johnson, Becton Dickinson, Décathlon, Oxylane, Alpro, KBC Bank and Insurance, Daimler, D’Ieteren, BNP Paribas Fortis, Acerta, Mediamarkt, PWC, European University Association, OLV Hospital Aalst, University Hospital Brussels,…
Thea is a visiting lecturer for future coaches at the Sociale Hogeschool Ghent. She also leads coaching supervision groups for HR managers and other leaders who want to improve their skills.
She is author of the book ‘Hoe overleef ik mijn collega’s: tools voor zelfvertrouwen op het werk’ (how to survive your colleagues) and currently writing a second book on how loyalty towards your family of origin influences your career choices.
Thea likes reading and classical music, especially opera. She lives with her husband, Dirk, in the Flemish-speaking (northern) part of Belgium. Together they enjoy travelling to meet people from different cultures and discovering nature by walking around.
Executive coaching and facilitation
Transformational Presence coaching
Coaching on meaning and purpose
Coaching on (living) loss and bereavement
Master Certified Coach (ICF)
ESIA supervisor (EMCC)
EIA Master Certified Coach (EMCC)
Supervisor (CSA – London)
Transformational Presence Leadership Coach and Mentor (Alan Seale)
Contextual-systemic coach and therapist (Leren over Leven)
Master in Human Resources Management (University of Antwerp)
Master in History of Art ( University of Ghent)
MBTI I and II (OPP)
Odin Development Compass (Odin Company)
Creative approach in coaching (Balans Ghent)
Client centred coaching (PRH International)