Frans Boumans, MSc, graduated from Rotterdam Erasmus University in Business Economics and has an Executive MBA from the University of Rochester/William E. Simon School of Management. He has lectured (MBA) courses in different business schools for over 20 years. During the first years, the instruction took place in the Netherlands and Germany but expanded later on to different countries around the globe. Since 2010, he has been involved in several consultancy activities. He is experienced in consultancy and applied research for the Research Group FAI (Financial-Economic Advice in Innovation) of university of applied sciences in Utrecht (new business model for financial intermediaries and Smart Grids, for bank assurance and energy companies (2011 and 2012), also for VU project with DSI (2014). He is also experienced in the setting up of IaH projects and summer school courses for HU in St Petersburg and Moscow.
In addition, Frans is experienced in monitoring and advising Real-Life Projects (in emerging countries) for the Executive MBA programs of IBO in Leusden. He started his banking career in 1981 with Bank Mees & Hope (later merged into MeesPierson) and worked for 13 years in several (account) management jobs.