Young Leaders – Inspiring Mentors

A unique program that inspires young leaders to positively impact society

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to become a Young Leader in our next edition

The YL – IM duo’s 2020

Marine Falque-Vert

Laurence Bovy

Tom Donas

Philippe De Backer

Tom Aertgeerts

Muriel De Lathouwer

Mathieu Verheecke

Heidi De Pauw

Bram Meese

Hans D'hondt

Maxime Hering

Didier Goffart

Héloïse de Sauvage

Bernard Gustin

Gudrun Spildooren

Eric Lauwers

Vincent Heymans

Isabelle Mazzara

Joris Vanthienen

Kris Vansanten

Kobe van Reppelen

Bjorn Van Reet

Loïc Tilman

Evelyne Van Wassenhove

Robbie Eyckmans

Bob Verbeeck

Felix Denayer

Eric Verrept

Delphine Vandermersch

Rita Verreydt


An De May — Wouter Torfs

Entrepeneur — CEO

A mentor does not ask many questions, he asks the right questions. In that mindset Wouter Torfs, CEO of Schoenen Torfs, kicked off his journey with An De May. It took both of them along a spiritually profound journey, that has been life-changing for An and was an utterly enriching experience for Wouter.

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Niels Aernouts — Christian Salez

Producer — CEO/Entrepreneur

“Who inspires who? Or: how young leaders can inspire their mentors. It is the second time in a row that I participated in the program. First with a young film producer, now with a food-brands entrepreneur. Always wanting to be relevant, to make a difference in society, and not just to practice a profession.”

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Gil Delcour — Axel Enthoven

Risk Manager — Designer

“As an industrial designer and concept creator who likes to keep a good balance between reason and emotion, the confrontation with a very down-to-earth insurance expert was a serious challenge”, says Axel Enthoven.

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About the program

Our mentoring program offers young leaders a unique opportunity to exchange their ideas and vision on how to increase their impact on your organisation & society with an inspiring top leader. As a young leader, you will get inspired by your mentor and the Young Leaders Community and you will be a source of inspiration for others, too.


What do these young leaders have in common?

They aspire to have a positive impact on their own environment or on society as a whole.


What does YLIM offer?

Young leaders get an experienced top leader by their side as a mentor. The mentor leads them closer to the fulfillment of their dreams and ambitions.


We strive to bring out the best in leaders, for them to positively impact society.


Through profound mentoring, we assist young leaders in focusing on the realisation of their ambitions to positively impact society.


A program of 15 months. Mentoring by a top leader. A community of like-minded Young Leaders. Focus on personal growth.

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to become a young leader in our next edition