When can we help you?
You want to properly manage Technical Knowledge because it's a key asset of your business
You want to develop the non-technical skills of your Engineers and Engineering Managers
You want to quickly onboard and train new Engineers because business is growing fast
You want to increase engineering output and quality while keeping headcount stable
You want to streamline remote cooperation because of the postcovid era
You want to build a value-driven environment because it will engage your Engineers
You want to stop managerial guesswork and grow your Engineering Team quickly and systematically
How can we help you?
Grow Your Team
A tailored approach to eliminate managerial guesswork and speed up the development of your team
Become the Benchmark
Excel in teamwork, handle more projects and exceed stakeholder expectations
Soft Skill Trainings and Coaching
for Engineers and Engineering Managers
Knowledge Management and Organizational Development Consulting
for Engineering Teams
in Leadership, Knowledge Management and Organizational Change Management
Hi, my name is Michael Houben.
I'm a passionate developer of Engineering Teams, founder of MACH 8 and hold a PhD in Engineering.
For the past +15 years, I developed my professional career in highly international environments and Fortune 500 Global Engineering Companies, 10 years from a leading position, including 3 as an expat in China.
During this exciting period, I experienced first hand what it takes to grow a Benchmark Engineering Team. A team where trust rules, knowledge flows and grows, and high output and quality astonishes stakeholders.
I look forward to meet you, and help you grow your Engineering Team!
'Quickly deployed a solid foundation for efficient capacity increase and good working mentality.
Output became continuously measured and increased steadily.