Mentorship Program 2024

The Swedish Chamber and Young Professionals Mentorship Program 2024

The Swedish Chamber and Young Professionals Mentorship Program 2024 offers a distinctive chance for both emerging professionals and senior business leaders to engage in an exclusive mentorship exchange. The program, spanning eight months, features five group seminars and individual mentoring sessions.

Mentors will have a valuable opportunity to absorb the innovative thinking of future leaders, while mentees can progress in their career aspirations. The Swedish Chamber and Young Professionals Mentorship Program 2024 facilitates exchanges of knowledge, experience, and skills across generations and sectors. It includes group workshops, high-level networking, and one-on-one mentoring sessions with accomplished senior industry professionals from the Swedish-Dutch business community.

Meet some of the Mentors for the Swedish Chamber and Young Professionals Mentorship Program 2024

Nils van Dijkman

Partner HEUSSEN and Honorary Consul of Sweden in the Netherlands

Gabriele Hamm Adler

Owner GHA Development – Growth for People & Business

Ben Vree

Director Aquavite B.V and Honorary Consul of Sweden in the Netherlands

Fatih Noyan

Act. Country Manager Ericsson

Swati Narwal

Mindset, Clarity & Confidence Coach, and Organisational Development Leader IKEA

Hendrik Jan Guitink

Managing Partner AIMS International Netherlands B.V and Mentorship Program Coach

Eric de Munck

Director Valhkamp International B.V.

Charlotte Glassco

Head of Global Public Affairs IKEA

Björn Atterstam

Educator, Facilitator, and Leadership Expert

Program Highlights

  • Five joint group workshops and seminars led by the course director.
  • One-on-one mentoring sessions over eight months, held face-to-face, over Zoom, or by phone.
  • Open to members of the Swedish Chamber Young Professionals (mentee applicants with a couple of years into their career) and mentors with international business experience, expertise in their field, and ideally prior mentoring experience.
  • All Chamber members, including Young Professionals, benefit from an exclusive price.

The Program Aims to Help You

  • Accelerate personal and professional development.
  • Gain unique insight into the Dutch business community and culture.
  • Progress toward career goals and aspirations.
  • Identify new areas of professional interest and career paths.
  • Develop new business skills, knowledge, and tools.
  • Enhance personal branding.
  • Expand professional networks.

Criteria for mentees

  • Member of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals.
  • Ideally 3-4 years of professional career experience.

Criteria for mentors

  • Member of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce.
  • Leadership experience.
  • Hold a senior role.

Application

Applications for the Swedish Chamber and Young Professionals Mentorship Program 2024 are now open, and the deadline is February 28, 2024. The program kicks off on March 7, 2024, and concludes on October 15, 2024. Download Application Form:

Application Form – The Swedish Chamber Mentorship Program 2024

Participation Fees

Young Professional and SCC member: €95.00 excl. VAT.

Event program

Former mentees and mentors are welcome to join the first four sessions.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Would you like to power the Swedish Chamber and Young Professionals Mentorship Program 2024 by becoming a sponsor? This is an excellent opportunity to enhance your visibility within both the next generation of leaders and the Swedish-Dutch business community. If you are interested in learning more, please contact us at event@swedishchamber.nl.

About the Swedish Chamber Mentorship Programme

The Mentorship Program was launched in October 2012. Since then, more than 100 Young Professionals of the Swedish Chamber have followed the program and benefited from their future personal and professional growth. The many Mentors have benefited from meeting the new generation leaders of the future and learning more about their insights and values. The Mentorship Program is made possible by the Swedish Chamber of Commerce in collaboration with AIMS International Netherlands B.V., a member of AIMS International.

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