|DIBcoop - Dutch International Business cooperative||
M +31 (6) 14636894
Eigtheen years of working experience in the private sector, international
research and rural development, all in the tropics. Flexible team player with hands on approach, positive attitude and excellent intercultural skills. Besides being a DIBcoop board member, Ard is also cofounder and co-owner of biofuel companies in Mali and Burkina Faso. Ard has an Msc in tree breeding and a Phd in agroforestry, both from Wageningen University.
M +31 (6) 30884640
Passionate about the combination of smallholders, sustainable trade and private sector investments; for training smallholders using the Farmer Field School
(FFS) approach. Specialized in Private Sector Investments (grants & loans) for emerging markets, Business Development, Partner Search, Matchmaking, Fair Trade,
Pre-Financing for Fair Trade, Organic Agriculture, Smallholder Agriculture, FFS, Farmer Field School, training-by-doing.
Reinier van Hoffen
Passionate about connecting different domains in society for a fair and sustainable world. Being active in public policy, social organization and private enterprising with a strong track record in civil society expertise, humanitarian aid and agricultural research for development (ARD). Abundant experience with complex grant application processes and finance and administrative systems. Also well versed with action-learning required to work cross-sectorally and needed for collective programming processes.
Five years working experience, three of which spent in Sub Saharan Africa. 'Her experience is predominantly in working within the private sector. The focus of her work in SSA was on project development and realisation of agricultural and food projects, including cereals such as wheat and animal feed. She graduated from the engineering school in agro-international development ISTOM and from the University of Paris X-Nanterre, in the field of economic and territorial development.
Slavica Vampiridzieva, Associate - Macedonia
M +389 (78) 401619
Ten years of working experience in international relations, business development and project management. Her career in project development and management has been accelerated, based on her ability to deliver results despite the many challenges placed in her path.
Working mainly in the Balkans she has gained an extensive experience in building communication, business, and relationship skills and the ability to translate vision into meaningful action.
Slavica holds Mater Degree from the University of Bologna “Social Policies and Strategic Management for a Sustainable Development of a Territory” where she worked on her theses in the Food and Agriculture Organization of United Nations- HQ in the Regional Office for Europe.
Annie van Kammen, Accountant