Nadia Muijrers

Hi, I’m Nadia, I’m the Head of Academy & Learning Design of ATÖLYE, Middle East. I’m passionate about tackling people-centered challenges in organizations and society. Whether I’m coaching, consulting or designing workshops and programs, I love creating transformative learning experiences and witnessing people unlock new possibilities for themselves and each other. I also have an insatiable hunger for learning and personal development.

My expertise bridges business, entrepreneurship, and the social sciences; having worked on projects that revolve around organizational culture, leadership, innovation, social entrepreneurship, wellbeing, emotional intelligence, workshop facilitation and more. I have a passion for tackling people-centered challenges in organizations and in society. As an experienced facilitator, consultant, learning designer and emotional intelligence coach, my approach is informed by and combines my multidisciplinary background, natural empathy, and fascination with interpersonal and cross-cultural dynamics.

At ATÖLYE, I’m the Head of Academy & Learning Design in the Middle East, where we design and facilitate tailor-made, experiential, and transformative learning programs to help leaders and organizations build a culture of design-led innovation and creative leadership capabilities. Whether they are longer term learning journeys, sprints, or bootcamps, all ATÖLYE Academy’s programs drive impactful results in leadership, culture, and solution development.

Previously, I worked as an independent consultant and coach under the umbrella of my own consultancy (Alphard), I also worked as an organizational change consultant with SHM Productions in London, and as a lecturer on business and systems thinking. Prior to that, my experience spanned investment banking and business advisory roles at EY, Bank ABC, and as an independent consultant in Bahrain and London.

Past clients include: Olayan Kimberly-Clarke, The East India Company, Norwegian Refugee Council, NBB, UNDP, Tamkeen, Mashroo3i, GEW, Aion Digital and more.

I completed my MBA as a Fulbright Scholar in the US specializing in Culture, Organizations and Social Innovation. I also hold an MPhil in International Development from the University of Cambridge, and a BSc in Political Science & Economics from the University of Birmingham.