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Philippe Martens

Philippe Martens

Function Design Management Coach


  • Innovation
  • Business Design
  • Product Design
  • Service Design
  • Design Management

Philippe graduated from the Henry van de Velde Institute (now Artesis Hogeschool) in 1996 and obtained a Master’s Degree in Product Development. He gained experience working several years as a product developer at Duco and NVS, and became laureate of the Design & Business Fund of the King Baudouin Foundation in 1999-2000. Philippe had the opportunity to work an entire year on the development of a mobile virtual environment for Barco Projection Systems. After that, he worked at Barco for more than nine years: first as a Design Engineer, and after that as a Technical Manager.

Philippe guides businesses for the AMS Expertise Center Business Design & Innovation, the former Flanders Inshape, since June 2009, and provides them with advice concerning all aspects of innovation, business design, design management and service design.