Founded in 2004 as a spin-off company of the University of Brussels (VUB) double pass quickly became the international reference for talent development in sports and football in particular.
Today we are around 60 people, active all over the world. We help clubs, federations and leagues on optimising their youth academies and ultimately their player potential.
To inspire, stimulate and support all football stakeholders with regard to talent development is our reason of existence.
Objectivity, adaptability, confidentiality and sincerity guide us in our services to our partners with the objective to be successful. To become successful… It all starts with talent development!
Mission & Vision
Bringing Inspiration, Innovation and Connection into Talent Development systems of Football Clubs, Leagues and Federations with the aim of optimizing player potential, improving the quality of the game and producing sustainable social & economic football capital.
Our vision is to be World leading in Talent Development Systems. This means we want to be active on a global scale, we want to be seen as the reference in academy and sport technical management and we want to be unique and innovative in our assessment, consulting and education services. We thrive for this uniqueness through:
- using our double pass model which has a mixture of scientific background and practical on and off the field relevance
- the transfer of our knowledge through content, processes and technology
- co-creation and adaptation to the situational context of our customers
- highly experienced staff members
- international benchmarks, certification and best practices
TeamOur team consists of passionate and experienced football professionals providing services for double pass.
Arthur Papas Football Consultant Harvey Arman Director of double pass Asia & Oceania
Ariël Jacobs Football Consultant Caroline De Roose Member of the Board and Product and Account Director Randstad David Pauwels Head of Assessment Davy Verbeeck Assessor Eddy Simons Assessor Henk Mariman Head of Football Development Hugo Schoukens CEO & founder Jasper Bosmans Product Officer Jean-François de Sart Football Consultant Jimmy Lelie Head of Human Resources Joachim Vanden Eeden Assessor Johan Ceuppens Marketing, Communication and Event Manager Jo Van Hoecke Head of Product & founder Joost Roelens Legal Officer and Member of the Board Joris Lambrechts Assessor Kim Declercq Financial Officer Kim Pierlot Assessor Koen Put Head of Consulting Kris Collaert Project Manager Flanders (Belgium) Kristof Sas Consultant in Sports Medicine Marc Van Geersom Football Consultant Nicolas Delecourt Assessor Paul De Knop President of the Board Philippe Sadzo Assessor Raf De Koninck Assessor Ronny De Goedt Member of the Board and COO Wolters Kluwer Ruben Lucker Assessor Rudy Heylen Consultant in Sports Psychology Steven Probst Health & Performance Manager Steven Vansina General Manager Stig Meylemans Football Development Manager Thomas Peer Assessor Tim Aga Football Consultant Tim Van Rompuy Product Manager Tom Vandevelde Software Developer
Alexandre Dias Director of double pass Latin America
Jack Zhang Shoujun Chinese representative
Per Holm Football Consultant Thomas Slosarich Assessor USA
Jan Versleijen Football Consultant
Conor Marlin Assessor Dean Selvey Assessor Jeremy Steele Assessor John Owens Football Consultant Ricky Martin Football Consultant Tom Spall Project Manager England
Jorma Mäkipää Assessor / Football Consultant
Marc Dieterich Project Manager Germany Christoph John Assessor Felix Imm Project Manager Japan Mario Himsl Assessor
Balázs Farkas Football Consultant Gábor Herczeg Project Manager / Assessor László Végh Assessor
Sarthak Dubey Indian Representative Rajat Kumar Baid Indian Representative
Naomi Noda Assistant Consultant / Translator Yuki Stalph Assistant Consultant
Anselmo Ruiz de Alarcón Quintero Consultant