At ShiftIN, partnership is our guiding philosophy: it’s how we work alongside you, our clients; how we work together internally, as professionals; and how we assemble the finest expertise available to deliver you optimal solutions. We have forged strategic partnerships and relationships with the foremost experts in specific disciplines. Doing so enables us to enhance the value we provide our clients whenever special expertise is called for—efficiently and cost-effectively.

Our platform of subject matter expertise is comprehensive, including:

  • Strategy execution and performance benchmarking
  • Enterprise Performance Management
  • Risk planning; risk-based performance management
  • Innovation Management
  • Human Capital Alignment

IXL Center – The Center for Innovation, Excellence and Leadership

ixlThe Center for Innovation, Excellence and Leadership (IXL Center) is the Global Leader in building innovation capability for those institutions desiring breakthrough growth. IXL Center’s unique heritage in innovation consulting and corporate education has helped it form a perspective and approach that is cutting-edge and practical. IXL Center is a founding member of the Global Innovation Management Institute, an organization that is driving standards and certification for innovation management. IXL Center is a thought leader having published many books on innovation. Senior partners speak globally on matters of innovation. IXL Center has locations all over the world with headquarters in Cambridge, Massachusetts.


Jeroen De Flander – Strategy execution, performance management, performance benchmarking

jeroen-de-flanderJeroen De Flander is an international strategy execution expert, executive coach, seminar leader, and acclaimed keynote speaker who has helped more than 17,500 managers at more than 50 companies in 22 countries master the skills necessary for strategy execution. His geographic reach includes the U.S., Brazil, Venezuela, Malaysia, Spain, Italy, Jordan, Russia, Estland, the Netherlands, France, the UK, Germany, China, Croatia, Korea, and Belgium.

Among the companies he has advised are Atos Worldline, AXA, BASE, Bridgestone Europe, GDF Suez, Honda, ING, Johnson & Johnson, Komatsu, Sony, the Ministry of Flanders, and the government of Belgium. Jeroen’s landmark benchmarking work, along with his core methodology, provide an important complement to ShiftIN’s offerings.

Jeroen is co-founder of The Performance Factory, a leading research, training, and advisory firm focused solely on helping individuals and organisations improve their performance through best-in-class strategy execution. Previously, he was the worldwide manager of Balanced Scorecard products and services at Arthur D. Little, the world’s first strategy management consultancy and original home of The Performance Factory.

Jeroen is author of Strategy Execution Heroes (2010), which reached the Amazon bestseller list in five countries. ShiftIN is proud to contribute a chapter to the latest edition of the book.


Corporater – Leading provider of Enterprise Performance Management Software

corporatorCorporater provides business users with easy to use software that drives strategy execution and delivers organizational performance. With more than 1,000 customers and 200,000 users around the world, Corporater is changing the way people view enterprise performance management software solutions by placing control into the hands of business users, enabling organizations of all types and sizes to more effectively maintain organizational alignment and execute strategy.





engage-meAfter witnessing first-hand some of the challenges businesses in the Middle East have faced in their attempts to create true internal employee engagement, EngageME was established with a view to making the ordinary EXTRAORDINARY.

EngageME is a creative communications consultancy committed to building a collaborative culture of success in the Middle East, using innovative, unique and creative solutions designed to drive productivity, wellness and, ultimately, results!

Focusing on some of the core community values that have been instrumental in driving the monumental boom of the Gulf Region, EngageME works closely with organizations to foster internal cultures, develop better communication infrastructures and establish synergized goal alignment across the board.

We’re best exemplified by our tin can logo, which attests to the fact that magic can be found in even the most mundane circumstances. All it takes is a little imagination. EngageME is proud to be ShiftIN’s creative communications and engagement partner.