Michael De Schuyter
Executive Search Consultant
Michael De Schuyter joined Schelstraete Delacourt Associates in 2016.
While he focuses on Asian assignments, he also works on national and international searches in various industries. Having lived in Tokyo for six years, Michael is very knowledgeable about Japanese corporate culture and, by extension, Asian markets.
During his stay in Japan, Michael gained deep insight into Japanese society through working at the Embassy of Belgium and by organizing lectures on Western lifestyles and values for business people, lawyers and medical researchers.
Michael studied Eastern Languages and Cultures at the University of Ghent and was awarded a Master's Degree in Japanese Studies by Sophia University in Tokyo.
He works proficiently in Dutch, English, French and Japanese.
“Obstacles are what you see when you take your eye off the prize. No man knows what he is capable of until he tries. Feel the fear, deal with it and do it anyway!”