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Ida Rutten

Executive Coach

Ida Rutten is an experienced Executive Coach with an extensive background in intercultural relations and entrepreneurship. She has coached expats and internationals across industries including technology, telecom, education and nonprofits. She especially enjoys partnering with young talent and people in changing or new environments.

Ida has lived in London, Paris, Kinshasa (DRC), Lagos (Nigeria) and is now living in The Netherlands. In each country she found different fulfillment in education, volunteering, working for an Embassy and NGO and in Nigeria she founded a flower business, importing flowers from The Netherlands. The majority of the shares of “Dutch Flowers in Lagos” is now in the hands of a Nigerian lady and business is still blooming. Ida experienced first-hand that to the key to finding and getting what you want is to know what you want.

Ida is a Certified Professional Co-Active Coach trained by The Coaches Training Institute, is trained in Organizational and Relationship System Coaching (ORSC) by CRR Global and is certified with the International Coach Federation. She is a member of the local Chapter Board of ICF Netherlands, where she is based.