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Bas Van Gils, PhD
Bas van gils

Bas Van Gils, PhD

Function Lecturer & researcher


  • Business Transformation
  • Enterprise Architecture
  • Enterprise Data Management

Bas Van Gils is a passionate and experienced consultant, trainer and researcher. The focus of his work is to help his customers in realizing their digital dreams; to go from strategy to execution with disciplines such as digital business design, enterprise architecture, data management and change management.

Key to his professional values and approach are:
• In a fast changing, increasingly digital world we need a human centric approach to transformation
• Radical truth and transparency
• Balance academic rigor with practical relevance
• Reflection and learning are the key to progress

He has worked in different countries (Netherlands, Germany, UK, USA, Canada and many others) and industries (Government, Finance, Telecom, and Retail) on many different types of projects (teaching, consulting, facilitation, research). His ambition is to balance practical work for his customers and helping the consultants of Strategy Alliance grow in their role. Next to that, he aims to continue to combine his work in the field via Strategy Alliance and his academic aspirations. Over the last few years, Bas has taught at various universities and have published both academic and professional articles and books on enterprise architecture and data management. His academic work is increasingly anchored in the scientific community of Antwerp Management School.