Drs. Daniel Zavrel (1967), business economist, is the founder of Being in Business. He is the developer of the Being in Balance® coaching method.
After his career at Andersen Consulting, he listened to his “inner navigation system” (his heart) and he radically altered his course. He became managing director of OIBIBIO Business, which was a revolutionary concept to advocate personal growth, spirituality, and awareness in the Netherlands.
Daniel participated in courses in Change Management in Chicago, Person-centered Training, NLP, Avatar, Natural Nutrition, Spiral Dynamics®, Basic Medical Subjects at bachelor’s level, HeartMath® Group Trainer, Transcendent Meditation®, and Aura Soma®. He is also a Mindfulness trainer and an internationally certified Iyengar Yoga® teacher.
This ideal combination of soul and business motivated him in 1997 to found the training company Being in Business®. Daniel trained about forty HeartMath® trainers in the Netherlands and provided more than two hundred HeartMath® training sessions in various major organizations, such as ABN AMRO Bank, Unilever, Shell, Delta Lloyd, PWC, McKinsey & Company, Police, Rabobank, AS Watson, Nestlé, Land Registry Office, Vopak, Mercuri Urval, Van Lanschot Bankers, Ernst & Young, and many others. At the Police, he has now trained over fifteen hundred officers, (management) staff members, and detectives in Mental Resilience.
For three years now, Daniel has also been a Mental Coach of individual players at the first team of PSV soccer club and he is also an international speaker through Speakers Academy®.
With his companies‘Being The World’, ‘Being in Business’, ‘Being in Bliss’ and ‘Being Inspired’ has has established a mission for himself in a fifty-year plan to contribute greatly to Global Happiness. This requires Global Awakening & Global Healing.
Being in Business® is the business market branch of this larger entity. Being stands for the ‘being’ mode, and Business stands for the ‘doing’ mode; balance between these two makes you and the world whole.
Daniel’s goal is to expand your boundaries of your consciousness every day and to have you grow over and over again to become a better version of yourself. With much pleasure, he strives to do the same every day! ‘Walk your talk’ is an important value for Daniel. His motto is: “There is no way to happiness; happiness is the way.”
Daniel is happily married with Andrea and together they are the proud parents of seven children.