History: Young Expert at Max Foundation - Bangladesh
YEP period 2017 - 2019, batch 10
Position after YEP
Nutrition Officer Multi-sectoral approach and advocacy at Unicef, Bangladesh
As of January 2017, I have been working as Business Development and Partnerships Manager for Max Foundation’s Bangladesh office. This means that I contribute to fundraising by identifying new opportunities for funding and translating our goals and methods in Bangladesh to fight child mortality and increase child health into well-designed proposals. Moreover, to support all fundraising initiatives and increase the effectivity and efficiency of our programs, I maintain and develop good working relationships with partners and potential partners.
In my efforts, I work closely with our Country Director in Bangladesh, as well as the Max Foundation business development department in the Netherlands.
- Business development
- Stakeholder coordination
- Proposal writing
- Interdisciplinary thinking and linking
Education: MA International Studies, at Leiden University; BA International Relations and International Organisation at Rijksuniversiteit Groningen
Experience before YEP
- Event coordinator – Crosswise Works, for Capital Impact event at Amsterdam Capital Week
- Intern Food Security – Embassy of the Netherlands in Bangladesh
- Intern Communications – Crosswise Works