Bert Meeuwsen, MBA, MEd, was LtCol reserve in the Royal Netherlands Airforce and obtained the Senior Military Staff Officers Course certificate from the Dutch Ministry of Defence. He graduated with an MBA and Master of Education from LOI University, the Netherlands, and Driestar University, the Netherlands, respectively. He also holds various certificates such as PGCert. in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education (University of Brighton-Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences), Cross-Cultural Education and Executive Coaching Certificate from Driestar University. He is active in the World Organisation of the Scout Movement and is a member of the Task Force Marketing of Kandersteg International Scout Centre (CH). He is currently doing PhD research on scouting adolescents’ development-related cross-cultural subjects.