What others say
“We asked Ward to train TikTok’s monetization team in growth hacking. His training was exceptional and everybody was highly engaged. The communication with him was smooth and highly efficient: Ward is always prepared.”
Director of Global Monetization Strategy - TikTok
“Ward brings a unique value to companies: with his broad knowledge of the many possibilities, the exact benchmarks, the many different branches and his previous hands-on experience, he can grow any company.”
Growth Specialist - Talpa Network
How I can help your business grow
Who I am, and why I can help you
- I’m Ward van Gasteren, one of the first certified growth hackers in Europe. Every day I work with corporates and startups to help them innovate and grow. Do you want more customers? I can help you get that.
- I only make decisions based on data and work with on a repeatable, sustainable process, which will make sure your company can grow week-on-week.
- The past years I’ve worked as a growth hacking consultant with companies from all kinds of industries and every size or businessmodel. This practical knowledge and experience makes me a valuable asset for every type of business.
- I’ve started two companies and as an entrepreneur I understand your struggles and the choices you have to make.
- By now I’ve worked with 70+ tools (like Google Analytics, Hotjar, Optimizely, Dux-Soup, Tag Manager and Zapier) and I’m always up-to-date with the latest techniques, trends and insights.
How I can help you reach your growth-goals
1. If your goal is to grow by implementing growth hacking in your company
I have guided 50+ companies to implement growth hacking as a consultant and teacher; I’ll help you understand what is holding you back and where your companies biggest growth-opportunities are.
To discover how I can help you:
2. If your goal is to teach yourself and your team to work like growth hackers
I am one of the first growth hackers in Europe and write articles to share my love for growth hacking. The articles contain a lot of tactics and tools for starting growth hackers. I also write them as a reference point for my workshops and consultancy-sessions.
I have trained 30+ startups-founders and 50+ marketers from corporates and SME’s to work like growth hackers and implement data-driven marketing in their way of working (including teaching them the knowledge they need on data, tech and marketing, and guiding them every step of the way). If you’re looking for a Growth Hacking training you’ve come to the right place, and you can book me for an in-house course or workshop.
3. If you're looking for a growth hacking expert to speak on your event or podcast
20-30 times a year I am hired to speak at conferences, meetups and podcasts. I am one of the first certified growth hackers in Europe and have extensive experience as a speaker at events and 100+ workshops.
I believe in inspire-learn-apply. That is why my presentations always have their own anecdotes (about my own ‘growth hacks’), I explain which models are behind them and I immediately provide context on how to apply this in practice. In this way, all your attendees will go home with lasting insights and actionable knowledge.
On my Growth Speaker-page you can see examples and hire me for your conference or in-house event.