About Lisette

Lisette Schuitemaker

Lisette is entrepreneur, director and author.

Before starting a private practice as a life coach and writing books on personal and spiritual development, she owned and ran a communications agency that she successfully sold. Her latest book The Eldest Daughter Effect – How Firstborn Women Harness Their Strengths, was also the subject of her TEDx Talk.

Lisette likes to work in the field of expanding and transforming consciousness. She is currently Chair of the Board of the Center for Human Emergence in the Netherlands and the Findhorn Foundation in Scotland, where she also serves as a director of its subsidiary New Findhorn Directions. She an active informal investor in pioneering social enterprises such as Impact Hub Amsterdam and Ubiquity University.

She is a popular speaker at conferences and events, and a regular contributor to radio shows and podcasts.

She has an MA from Leiden University in the Netherlands where she studied the Classics, and later obtained a BSc in Brennan Healing Science in the United States.

Lisette lives in Amsterdam with her partner, painter Jos van Merendonk.

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