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Mentor: Evelien Sturkenboom

Startlife Mentor

Evelien Sturkenboom is a finance team lead at Rabobank.

Evelien is passionate about the world of food & agri and the challenge to nourish the world sustainably. Evelien has a degree in Management Studies from Wageningen University. Demonstrated work experience as a strong people manager with financial, international and change management experience, primarily in financing various Agrifood value chains.

With my positive energy, strong cooperative attitude and communication skills, I am passionately curious to develop and execute new ideas together!

Skills and field of expertise

  • Food & Agri
  • Corporate finance
  • Restructuring
  • (Project- & Change) Management
  • Teambuilding
  • Problem solving
  • Energizing
  • Creativity

Offer and interest (startups)

Offer: Enthusiastic challenging and supportive coaching to accelerate your business – on strategy, commercial and financial risk management and your personal / team skills.

Interest: Any agrifood startup (or scaleup) with an entrepreneurial spirit and the ambition to contribute to a more sustainable world.

Personal quote

What got us here, won’t get us there” – Marshall Goldsmith




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