Carolien van Merksteijn has joined Partners for Innovation as a product innovation consultant. She brings over 10 years of experience in developing sustainable supply chains and new business models for the circular economy.
Van Merksteijn initiated and executed many successful product innovation as well as logistic -and reversed logistic- projects in a wide range of industries. Among others she worked with DESSO to succesfully apply for Eco Innovation subsidy and with MKB Deventer on a two-year program to realize sustainable lighting for small and medium sized enterprises. She has also worked with various small and large municipalities on carbon footprints and strategy. And she developed her own sustainable raincoat line LÖV.
Van Merksteijn has already been working on a project-basis for Partners for Innovation for over five years.