Michael Van Impe

Michael Van Impe

Senior Client Partner


Michael Van Impe is a senior client partner at Korn Ferry with executive coaching and team coaching expertise. He has been successful in developing leaders and leadership teams across a wide array of industries and cultures. His coaching conversation often begins with the question, “Where do you want to go from here?”

Mr. Van Impe’s coaching specialties include strategic alignment, change readiness, organizational transformation, leadership team alignment, and strategy implementation.

The COO of a global retail business needed to make drastic changes in the business model of several country operations. Mr. Van Impe advised this executive to provide support to the executive teams of these countries. He first aligned the executive team around a comprehensive strategy implementation initiative and then provided executive coaching and team development.

The Chief HRO of an oil and gas company was confronted with strong resistance from executives to new corporate policies. Mr. Van Impe mapped the different causes for resistance and then worked with individual executives to move forward and implement global policies.

Mr. Van Impe holds an MSc in operational management and information technology from KU Leuven, Campus Antwerp, Belgium and an executive master’s degree in organizational psychology from Columbia University, New York. His accreditations include the CPI 260, MBTI, FIRO-B, Hogan suite, and 4 MAT instructional design methodology. He coaches in English and Dutch and has a working knowledge of French and German.