About Lisette

Lisette Schuitemaker

Lisette is entrepreneur, director and author.

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

Lisette likes to work in the field of expanding and transforming consciousness. Until recently, she served as the Chair of the Board of the Center for Human Emergence in the Netherlands and the Findhorn Foundation in Scotland, where she was also a director of its subsidiary New Findhorn Directions. She is an active informal impact 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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