Meet the Core Team
Janet Poot and Caroline Allertz.
Both experts have what it takes to provide top level coaching and consultancy in their fields of expertise. They frequently work together when providing workshops for larger groups.
Janet and Caroline are native English speakers and are totally bilingual in English and Dutch.
Janet P. Poot - Executive Coach and Interim Manager
Janet is the founder of JPC. She invites you to read her story (see Founder's Story).
Inspiring years in employment with American multinationals preceded Janet's choice to become an entrepreneur in the international marketing sector. She established Excelda International BV at the age of 26. After running Excelda for many years with 2 branch offices abroad, an international workforce and assignments in 12 countries, she combined her role as marketing entrepreneur and employer with international executive coaching and consultancy assignments. Janet prepared for this advisory and coaching role in the US and subsequently established JPCorporate International BV (JPC). Janet is accustomed to working with different national and corporate cultures, from highly democratic to highly hierarchical organisational structures. She has worked for multinationals in most parts of Europe and has carried out consultancy assignments in the public sector both in The Netherlands and in Slowakia and Bulgaria.
Caroline E. Allertz - Career Counsellor and Consultant
Caroline has a legal background and worked as a lawyer and legal advisor before moving into the field of career counselling. Assisting professionals to make the right choices in their career paths based on their talents, interests and skills has become an important part of Caroline's professional life as an accredited career counsellor. Caroline has worked with international companies in a variety of sectors, ranging from health care and financial institutions to commercial organisations.
Caroline's expertise includes mediation and coaching in the field of personal effectiveness. Her international background is an asset when working with clients of different nationalities and ethnicity.