Ken van Someren is an expert consultant in human health and performance. Ken is the owner of KvS Performance Ltd, a performance innovation consultancy that works with clients in sport, industry and business. Taking the winning formula of elite sport, Ken helps businesses optimise performance and supports health and wellness product innovation.
Previously, Ken led the GlaxoSmithKline Human Performance Lab, an innovation centre dedicated to exploring the limits of human performance and driving innovation in healthcare. Ken was Director of Sports Sciences at the English Institute of Sport (EIS), leading sport science support to British sports and athletes through the London 2012 Olympic & Paralympic Games.
Ken holds a PhD in Exercise Physiology, is a Visiting Professor at Northumbria University and St. Mary’s University, and is a Fellow of the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (FBASES).