About US

Veena Joseph

Veena Joseph brings her operational expertise and coaching skills together through Forerunners. After completing her Masters in Business Administration, Veena spent over 8 plus years  engaging in various roles in banking , small businesses and the Non profit sector. Following a path of self discovery and connecting with her purpose she trained to become a Coach in 2016.

She uses her systems thinking to provide practical tools and solutions for businesses. She loves people and has the ability to empower them in discovering their purpose. She has lived as an expat for 8 years in the Netherlands and now this is her second home.

In 2018 she started Forerunners Consulting & Coaching with the aim to support SME’s and people to grow and change , bringing out the best in them. She has been since engaged as a Programme Manager, supporting Sunshine Au Pair, an IND sponsor agency helping young adults participate in culture exchange programme run by the IND. She has since supported 100’s of  Au Pairs during their culture exchange year in her role as an external coach and helped the agency move to their next level of growth as a process consultant.  She is also the co founder of a online Women’s community called SheSutains. She has helped run events through this community to support and empower Women.

To know more visit her LinkedIn profile

We coach using the coach model by Keith Webb, https://keithwebb.com/coach-model/. We follow the Code of Ethics of the ICF (International Coaching Federation).

The COACH Model® - Keith Webb

Partners and Clients

Memberships & Certifications

Ignite - Individual Coaching Sessions

We offer indidvidual coaching to people who feel like they are running in circles and feel stuck. You want to move forward and need support with that. We help you in areas of work, relationship and habits. With deep empathy and a understanding listening ear we believe obstacles can be brought down together. 

Discover Your Purpose

When you know WHO you are, and WHERE you are going, and WHY you are doing what you do—you have the VISION to succeed, and the PASSION to proceed daily, regardless of situation or circumstance.

What is your meaning for your being ? We help you discover these aspects of you and apply them in your life.  

Career Transition

Helping expat spouses in tailoring their foreign experience to be relevant in the Netherlands.

CV review and Linkedin support

Helping those who are thinking of a switch to another field

Helping you find clarity in your career choices

Student and Young Adults Support - Emerge

 Generation Z, also known as the Digital Natives . The average Gen Zer received their first mobile phone at age 10.3 years. They have grown up in a hyper-connected world and the smartphone is their preferred method of communication. On average, they spend 3 hours a day on their mobile device. This highly aware generation technology wise have their challenges in emerging adults as they understand themselves and the world around them. Coaching can help them navigate these changes and challenges while the focus will be on empowering them make better decisions.

Growth Consulting Sessions

Consulting sessions for Small and Medium Enterprise business owners, while they want to create more impact and growth through their business. 

Business Support Service

For Business Units or Enterpreneurs we offer wide variety of support services . We help you set up processes that will help your operations run smoothly. We use a consultative approach in understanding your needs and matching our expertise. 

Workshops and Training

Talk to us for transformative workshops for your corporate teams in areas of Transformation, An Introduction to Dutch Culture, Overcoming Stress through Neuroscience,Using Coaching skills for Managers.

Book us for a free exploratory call