Jan Jaap Boogaard | Colliers International | EMEA Headquarters

Jan Jaap Boogaard

Head of EMEA Workplace Advisory

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Professional Summary

JanJaap and his team help organizations rethink the way they work and develop new work- and office concepts that impact on organizational goals, productivity, engagement and health of employees. Office concepts are translated to requirements for location, building and interior. JanJaap is specialized in developing work concepts and requirements for corporate clients by balancing corporate best practices and specific local demands based on local conditions, specific workprocesses and country culture.

Previously he held a senior role with Atos Consulting where he developed innovative work and office concepts for a variety of clients mainly in the public sector. He joined the AOS Group in 2012 and since Colliers International acquired the company in 2015 he has been advising a variety of clients on workplace solutions including IBM, Deloitte, ING and many more.


  • Workplace Strategy at Deloitte Czech Republic. Defining future way of working and program of requirements for Deloitte offices in Czech Republic

  • Workconcept development and change management at ING Bucharest. Responsible for defining a workconcept that has a positive impact on strategic organizational goals

  • Responsible for defining the corporate guidelines for the office concept of ‘De Lage Landen (DLL)’ which were applied in 12 countries globally

  • Defining work environment interventions which positively impact on employee engagement at IBM (Belgium + NL)

  • Developing innovative workconcept and for NN Bucharest and defining and executing change management strategy

  • Developing location, building and interior concept for Atos Netherlands


Msc. Organisation Studies (With distinction) - Tilburg University
Business - University of Bifröst Iceland
BBA Management, Economics and Law - Avans Hogeschool

Market Force
Prince 2 Foundation
Management of IT (Atos academy)
Project Management Office masterclass (Atos academy)


IBM, De Lage Landen, Deloitte, ING, Capgemini, Leaseplan, Friesland Campina, NXP, Carglass, Vattenfall, Societe Generale, NN, SOA AIDS Fund, Banca Transilvania


Service Lines
Corporate Solutions
Property Type
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