Koen Dewettinck


Koen Dewettinck obtained his Master in Organizational Psychology and PhD in Applied Economics at Ghent University. He has been an ICM doctoral fellow and was research fellow at the Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University. Currently, he is partner, MBA director and professor of HRM at Vlerick Business School.

His main teaching and research interests are employee motivation, performance management and strategic HRM. He is also director of CEPP, the Centre for Excellence in People Performance, in which he collaborates with public and private companies. As academic director, Koen is also responsible for the EMBA programmes at our Ghent and Leuven campus.  He is a frequently asked speaker on HRM, performance management and people management topics, across the globe.


Expert in
Performance Management
Strategic Human Resources Management
Human Resource Management
People Management
Employee performance
Organisational Culture
Team Climate