Xavier Weert is one of the founding partners of Benedict Peax. He has a broad technological and thorough scientific background. After receiving his MSc in Mining and Petroleum Engineering from the Delft University of Technology, he read for a doctorate in Fluid Dynamics at Imperial College London. During the first steps of his professional career, he conducted R&D in various fields and industries. When he was invited to work for a top-tier strategy firm in the Netherlands, he made the switch to consultancy. He has not looked back ever since.
With a background in various European countries he fuses scientific, cultural and analytical aspects in an often unconventional fashion. He combines a keen interest in people and their passions with acute analytical capabilities. He is a perceptive listener who tries to come to the core of the matter quickly, he likes the challenge of complexity and keeps good track of the main issues.
Xavier is fluent in French, Italian, English and Dutch, gets by in Spanish and German and knows just enough Turkish to get himself in trouble.