2001, Jaap Schekkerman founded the 'Institute
For Enterprise Architecture Developments'
(IFEAD) the Netherlands (http://www.enterprise-architecture.info
and is today the President and Thought Leader
of this research institute. IFEAD is today
one of the most important sources of information
related to Enterprise Architecture in the
world and is working close together with other
research organizations, institutes and universities
all over the world to create an open and independent
platform for Enterprise Architecture research,
developments and knowledge exchange.
2005, Jaap Schekkerman founded the 'Enterprise
Architecture Consulting Services' organisation,
an independent Enterprise Architecture Consulting
services organisation that can help organisations
with implementation, coaching, support, etc.
of setting up the Enterprise Architecture
function in organisations based on the methods,
tools, frameworks and approaches developed
practice the research & development activities,
Jaap Schekkerman B.Sc. joined CGI the Netherlands
as their Thought Leader in Business Technology
Strategy, Enterprise Architecture & Security
in Industrial Control Systems / Critical Infrastructures.
2013, Jaap Schekkerman is appointed as CGI's
Global Marketing Director - Cyber Security
focusing on cyber security in critical infrastructures.
Schekkerman is managing IFEAD in parallel
with his consulting and opinion leader activities
for CGI. Jaap Schekkerman is a world wide
well-known guru, consultant, researcher, speaker,
advisor and publicist in the areas of Business
Technology Stratgey, Enterprise Architecture
and Security in Industrial Control systems
Schekkerman was even so from 2004 - 2006 the
Vice-President of the International
Association of Enterprise Architects, USA.
Schekkerman is working for more then 40 years
in the Business, IT & Consultants world
in several roles and responsibilities and
he has more then 25 years experience in the
areas of Business Technology Strategy and
Enterprise Architecture and 15 years in security
in indutrial environments.
has coached and managed complex and large
enterprise architecture programs in the Defence
world, the Governmental area, Health Care
environment, Utility Markets, Travel Industry,
Oil & Gas and High Tech Industry.
Jaap Schekkerman is giving lectures on the
topics of Information Management & Enterprise
Architecture at Universities and Higher Professional
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Schekkerman has published several methods,
articles and books on topics related to Enterprise
Architecture and he is a frequently invited
speaker on national and international congresses
and symposia and a recognized thought leader
in the areas of Business Technology Strategy
and Enterprise Architecture.
Schekkerman received a degree in clinical
chemistry and an engineer’s degree in
electronic engineering as well he received
certificates in information technology and
you have a research request or you want to invite
Mr. Schekkerman for a presentation or seminar, please
feel free to contact him directly.