Koen Harbers


Harbers Koen
  • Phone+31 6 2304 7969
  • Emailkoen.harbers@highberg.com

Koen (1980) is a partner at Highberg. He has 15+ years of experience in organizational change. Working for a major European airline for over 10 years, he gained extensive practical experience in digital transformation, product management, product portfolio management and innovation management. In his last position at the airline, Koen led his own organisation to adopt agile principles at scale, laying the foundation for an even wider transformation across all the airlines' business units.

Since joining Highberg (formerly known as BlinkLane Consulting) in 2018, Koen has led several large scale agile transformations and has advised businesses in healthcare, travel, high-tech engineering , energy and online retail. Areas of expertise include strategy-execution, lean portfolio management and product management. Koen is also a senior trainer at Gladwell Academy for all these topics.

Koen is regarded as an energetic and inspiring person who can articulate goals clearly and motivate teams to achieve them. 


  • 2021 - current Highberg
  • 2018 - 2021 BlinkLane Consulting
  • 2006 - 2018 Air France - KLM


  • MSc in Economics - University of Maastricht

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