Peter Simoons (1963) is an independent executive coach, specialized in business collaborations, both in teams within organizations and in strategic alliances between organizations.
His mission is to make business collaborations work, by inspiring his clients to achieve the collaborative success they aspire: Inspire to Aspire. He delivers on his mission through a structured and engaging coaching process that guarantees improved results in leadership development, and by enabling best practices for consistently improved results with business collaborations.
Peter’s experience includes decades of working in partnerships and new business development with multinational clients and partners. In his previous corporate assignment, Peter was the Global Alliance Executive, responsible for the global alliance between IBM and Philips.
As an executive coach his clients range from startups and nonprofit foundations to multinationals and include industry leaders such as DSM, Reckitt Benckiser, Canon Océ, Philips, SAS Institute, eVision Industry Software and World Waternet.
In 2013, Peter walked the Camino to Santiago de Compostela for the first time. This pilgrimage brought him a life-altering experience and many stories, which often come back as anecdotes in his daily work. Peter is the father of four young adults and lives in the Amsterdam area in the Netherlands. As an avid photographer, Peter captures many stunning views and amazing moments.