Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences

Mr  H.B. Berkhout (Bartel)

Creator/programme director SLP
Work address:
Dr. Meurerhuis, Dokter Meurerlaan 8, 1067 SM Amsterdam
Postal address:
Postbus 2165,1000 CD Amsterdam

Bartel Berkhout (1977) is the founder/director of the sports leadership programme, the first elite sports leadership programme in The Netherlands. Berkhout holds both a LLM degree (University of Amsterdam) and MBA (Nyenrode University). In 2014 Berkhout developed the Sports Leadership Programme together with Nyenrode Business University. Since 2020 this programme is offered by Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences in collaboration with the Sports Leadership Institute.

Berkhout is co-founder of the Sports Leadership Institute and SPORTSINQ.

Berkhout has an unique background on the cutting edge of high performance sports, business and (academic) education. Berkhout is a FIH (field hockey) accredited coach and a specialist on high performance training and talent development methodologies. Het is a recognised specialist and guest speaker in the field of leadership and governance of sports and healthcare organisation.