Jorrit VolkersJorrit Volkers

Jorrit is Dean of Deloitte University Europe Middle East Africa (DU EMEA), a part of Deloitte, one of the world's largest consulting firms. DU EMEA was created to design and deliver a world-class curriculum to develop Deloitte practitioners as trusted business advisors and leaders. Its vision, which Volkers himself exemplifies is to "have a 'game-changing' impact on clients and people, and add value to every member firm by embedding a unified culture across borders, functions and levels." With only four years of operations, under Volkers' leadership, DU EMEA has already offered professional and leadership programs to nearly 18,000 participants. The mission is to develop the Deloitte culture, develop skills to serve clients better and develop people. At the heart of DU EMEA's curriculum is the Deloitte global leader framework and the seven core competencies Deloitte leaders need: living the purpose, influence, performance drive, strategic direction, talent development, competitive edge and inspriational leadership.