Our highly experienced international network of trusted advisors helps you navigate current and emerging geopolitical challenges and protect your business value and reputation in turbulent times. Our advise is practical, discrete, no nonsense and focused on opportunities.
To support international businesses and organisations with current or potential new activities we offer
Alex Krijger is Founder and Managing Partner of Krijger & Partners. Alex studied at University Leiden and followed various leadership programs at e.g. IMD Business School in Lausanne and in London. He worked at the NL Ministry of Defence (1992-1997), the NL Christian Democratic Party CDA (1997-2002) and at Royal Dutch Shell (2002-2017). He is also e.g. the Vice-chair of the Atlantic Committee in The Netherlands.
Krijger & Partners is a network-organisation. Alex Krijger works together with a diverse group of trusted, local, senior and experienced professionals around the world. Our partners – with different cultural and other backgrounds – have experience and expertise at very senior level in business, government and society. We have the knowledge, networks and methodologies to manage political-business risks and issues in a discrete way. We respect cultural differences and are dedicated to make a positive impact.
Our clients are international companies and organisations in e.g. industry, energy, high tech, maritime, banking, M&A and media. We have carried out projects for e.g. BCG, EY, U.S. Department of State, ERT, AkzoNobel, Focusplaza, ISPT, Ministries of Foreign Affairs and Defense in NL, Van Oord.
Krijger & Partners is a one-man business with one employee (Alex Krijger). Alex works with a wide range of partners around the globe on various projects. We don’t conduct lobby-activities.
Board of Trustees
Rein Willems (Chair): former President Director Shell Netherlands; former Senator Dutch parliament
Kathleen Ferrier: Chair Netherlands UNESCO Commission, Professor Human Rights in Bangladesh, Co-Founder Bright Hong Kong
Michel de Jong: Head of Global Security COFRA Holding AG; Member CSO Board of Directors at ASIS International
Marnix Leijten: Managing Partner/Arbitration & Disputes Lawyer at De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
Gilberto Morishaw: Speaker, Student at Leiden University, Global Shaper, John Lewis Fellow
Elsine van Os: CEO & Founder Signpost Six
Anita Scholte op Reimer: VP Quality, Product Safety & Sustainability at AH/Ahold Delhaize
Marhijn Visser: Deputy Director International Affairs, VNO-NCW – MKB-Nederland
Stijn Vos: Managing Director ESDEC
Tino Wallaart: Co-Founder Wallaart & Kusse
Bilal Sahin: Coördinator Vadercentrum Adam
Niels Tollenaar: Pilot at Air France KLM
Jaap Jonkers: Manager at Divosa
``Krijger & Partners prepares leaders to incorporate political risk scenarios into business strategies``
EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year Conference, Monte Carlo
Managing 21st-century political risk. Today’s threats are more complicated but the remedies don’t have to be – Condoleezza Rice – Harvard Business Review