Who is Johan Op de Beeck?
Johan is an author, former chief editor, documentary maker and renowned VRT anchorman. He is the author of non-fiction best-sellers such as Het Verlies van België, Napoleon and Waterloo. He also made acclaimed programmes about these topics for radio station Klara. He masters the art of narrating important episodes of our past as if he had been there in person, because this is his most important objective: to establish links with the present. Prepare for a journey through time to one of the most important periods in modern European history.
He is an engaging and passionate storyteller. His stories bring historical figures to life; he unravels political intrigues and reveals the consequences that history has had on our modern lives. A history lesson like no other… But also a lesson on human psychology, because what made Napoleon such a great leader? Why was he such a good political strategist? How did he arrange his personal life to suit his political power? Which lessons can modern managers learn from the leadership of one of the biggest political leaders that our continent has ever known?