Martijn Lesterhuis - Venturis Consulting Group
Martijn Lesterhuis
Oct 05, 2021 Partner

Martijn is a partner at Venturis and an expert in driving change and growth in law firms. With a combined background as lawyer, strategy consultant and law firm board member, Martijn assists firms in building coherent and evidence based strategies focussed on transformation and profitable growth. Due to his first-hand experience with board room dynamics and managing partnerships, he has excellent understanding in how to manage effective and high impact strategy implementation within law firms.

Profile & Professional background

Martijn’s broad experience includes projects on Transformation (organisational and operational change), Profitable Growth (commercial, client and pricing strategies), Finance, Merger processes and Post Merger Integration. Apart from his long-term career in the legal industry, he can boost on substantial experience in other industries. Martijn worked, both at national and international level, within leading organisations on strategy and business transformation, including in Financial Services, Health Care, Consumer Goods and Aviation.

Martijn started his career as a Banking & Finance lawyer, working in Amsterdam and London. After receiving his MBA, he joined The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) as a strategy consultant. Subsequently, Martijn became the Managing Director of Van Doorne, one of the leading independent Dutch law firms. At Intertrust, a listed Administrative and Corporate Services Provider, Martijn was Global Head of Client Solutions and part of the commercial leadership team.

Education & Memberships

Martijn holds an LLM from Maastricht University, The Netherlands and a MBA from IESE Business School, Barcelona, Spain.