Bob Irkhov

‘Funny with friends and strict at work’ — that’s what you may definitely hear about me.

Besides that, I am 37, married, and have a 14-year-old daughter. Yes, I became father when I was 22. To tell the truth, I do not understand those people who get married after 30 and become parents after 40 — they will have missed so much and wasted too many years of their life.

Fonzie van der Mierden – is looking for a challenge in innovation & strategy

fonzieI am Fonzie van der Mierden, a young ambitious digital native. Currently I am doing my traineeship at Ormit. Here, I have been working on my personal development in a personal leadership program for 2 years at ABN AMRO, Province of Overijssel, WarChild and The Greenery. Since this traineeship is coming to an end in september 2017, I am looking for a challenge…

Saskia Nijs

ambitionOne is proud to highlight a game changing member; Saskia Nijs. Saskia Nijs is part-time PhD candidate at the VU, columnist at “Financieel Dagblad”, employee at Philips and speaker and advisor on the 21st century organization. Besides all of that she is mother of 2 daughters (twins), wife of a nerd, and living in Amsterdam.

“In these times where careers are changing and the definitions of ambition is not climbing the corporate ladder anymore, it is crucial to build networks where innovative, ambitious and rule breaking people can connect. Collaboration and support are very important foundations for success. Not your personal success but the success of a group of professionals to make change happen. Therefore a network like www.ambitionOne.org is so important. Connect, learn, share, be brave, ambitious and respectful.”

Entrepreneurial Sisters & LA PEAU Skincare : Irma and Carla Khanjian

ambitionOne.org is proud to share this success story about two game changing entrepreneurs,  Irma and Carla Khanjian, who used their skills and determination to develop a revolutionizing skin care business; LA PEAU. The ambitionOne initiative is build on the believe that people make a difference, Irma and Carla are living proof of that.

“In today’s competitive marketplace – it is possible to succeed without the millions spent on advertising campaigns, without any external financing, without a large team; yes it is possible to succeed if we share an unparalleled passion, if we believe in ourselves and if we are not afraid of many sleepless nights…”