Birgitte works as a project manager at DOB Ecology in Veessen. Birgitte lived abroad for 14 years in the Philippines, Singapore, Hungary and Malaysia. In Asia, she worked for Dutch banks looking after major Dutch and Global Clients as their account manager.
She also spent time setting up a small business working with local communities producing handicrafts. She has been with the Family Foundation since 2014, managing projects in Kenya and Indonesia. Birgitte holds a MSc in Business Economics from the University of Groningen.