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Jan Jonker

Jan Jonker

Professor Circular Economy. Assemblee Speakers is the official booking agent of Jan Jonker. Contact Jan Jonker as keynote speaker at your event directly through Assemblee Speakers!

Innovation, Sustainability, Management & Leadership, Energy, Climate & Environment, Science & Education
Expert | Thought leader, Scientist, Visionair | Innovator, Author
Keynote speaker, Moderator/ Presenter, Breakout session, Debate
Languages spoken
English Dutch German French
Travels from
The Netherlands


  • 2014
  • Chairman Advisory council Duurzom
  • 2012
  • Member NWO Research program New Business Models
  • 2011
  • Member Advisory Board Rank a Brand


Jan Jonker is professor at the Nijmegen School of Management (NSM) of the Radboud University Nijmegen [RU - Holland]. His research concerns corporate responsibility in relation to new business concepts and business strategy. So far he has written twenty-seven books and published numerous articles. He is a highly qualified international lecturer and presenter. He is a visiting professor at institutions such as the Business Schools of Toulouse, Kaunas and Barcelona. Besides his research, teaching and academic entrepreneurial activities he is also a business consultant. In 2010 he was appointed one of Holland's Top 100 most influential 'green' people.

Specialismen: Sustainable Development Strategy, New Business Models and Hybrid Banking: research, consulting, academic and professional eduction - all this in four languages and across Europe (mainly).


Keynote speaker
Moderator/ Presenter
Breakout session


Jan Jonker is an enthusiastic speaker with an innovative vision on sustainable entrepreneurship. Linking strategy, new business models and transition are central to him. 'What drives me to be so intensively involved with sustainability? Passion! Of course I have only a modest influence on the world. But I will use 100% of the influence that I have. '



* New Business Models and Circular Economy

* In 2010, he entered the 45th place in Trouw's Green Top 100, where he still stands seven years later. Together with more than 400 people he wrote the green bestseller 'Sustainable Thinking' (Kluwer, 2011). Recently he published 'Working on the WEconomy'    (Kluwer, 2012) and 'New Business Models: Working together on Value Creation' (Academic Service, 2014). In the meantime, on the occasion of the state visit by the King and the Queen of the Netherlands to France in March 2016, he wrote a collection of 28       authors with co-editor Hans Stegeman on the Circular Economy. In May 2016, a MOOC (Massive Online Open Course) started on New Business Models with approximately 10,000 participants at the start.