Farid Tabarki is the founding director of Studio Zeitgeist and a sought-after public speaker, debate moderator, and event host. He has been researching the (European) zeitgeist since 2000. Farid is a regular contributor to Het Financieele Dagblad (Dutch Financial Journal). In 2017 his widely acclaimed first book ‘The end of the middle – What a society of extremes means to people, businesses and government’ was published in English.
Recently, Studio Zeitgeist has published the whitepaper The Transformation Playground, Reinventing Business Principles. It presents in-depth analyses of the seven organizing principles, which the Studio believes are the most important ones for businesses to put in practice.
Farid received the Trendwatcher of the Year Award for 2012-2013, and since 2013 he became the youngest person on the list of the 200 most influential people in the Netherlands according to Dutch daily morning newspaper de Volkskrant.