Sharine Mertens

Business development officer

Sharine is a business development officer at Bopinc. Her focus is on donor/project acquisition support. She holds a MSc in Global Business & Sustainability and a BSc International Business Administration from Erasmus University Rotterdam.

She wrote her MSc thesis on the inclusion of collaborative business models of a 2SCALE case in Nigeria. During her studies, she did an internship at the sustainability department of Heineken The Netherlands. Prior to her work at BoPInc she worked at the sales department of Vandebron, a Dutch sustainable energy company.

Sharine is passionate about helping companies to become a development actor and conducting business at the very beginning of a supply chain, in a way that has a positive impact on life standards, by using the power that businesses can have.