Ir Rinske Geerlings

Leadership Track
Managing Director, Business As Usual, AU
Ir Rinske Geerlings is an internationally known, award winning consultant, speaker and certified trainer in Business Continuity, Information Security, IT Management and Risk Management with over 20 years global experience.

She draws on more than 20 years’ experience gained during roles in Financial Services, Consulting and Training across Australia, New Zealand, Asia, Africa and Europe, assisting larger public and private organisations as well as Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs).

Through her own company Business As Usual, she has been changing the way organisations ‘plan for the unexpected’. Her facilitation skills enable organisations to simplify complex processes. Rinske has developed a range of engaging workshop techniques, that put the ‘fun factor’ into the process and match an organisation’s specific culture and requirements. She applies a fresh, energetic, practical, easy-to-apply, innovative approach to topics that are often perceived as dull and cumbersome.

Rinske is often sourced as a panel expert or speaker on resilience challenges and the related implications including on topics such as "How to get buy-in for Resilience and Security at all levels of the organisation", "How to develop continuity plans that don't collect dust on the shelf" and "How to run eye-opening disaster simulations that keep everyone engaged".