Bert Hofma is a seasoned and respected international consultant, training and development expert, an experienced owner (HT&C) with a demonstrated history of working in the management consulting industry and a business development professional skilled in International Relations, Management, Project Coordination, and Organizational Development.
In a challenging way he helps to seek, create and support opportunities to bring VET and HE Training and Education closer to the needs of the World of Work. Key purposes: to enhance career opportunities for individuals; to enhance business opportunities, and to strengthen local/regional/national social-economic development. He has a long-standing career and an excellent track record, in particular in the following areas:
- Capacity Building for TVET and Higher Education Institutions, enhancing skills in providing demand or labour market driven training; career development programs, and consultancy services
- VET Sector and Institutional Development through management and leadership training and coaching
- Strategy, Business and Project Development, for instance on the cutting edge of Hospitality & Tourism and VET in emerging and developing countries
- Quality Assurance in VET, Higher Education and Hospitality and Tourism
HT&C is engaged in projects and initiatives in the Balkans, Sub-Sahara Africa, Mongolia and Portugal. Clients are, for example: Q-mon International, GOPA, IBF, ITC-ILO, B&S Europe, GIZ and PUM.