Professional Background 

Heske Verburg is Managing Director of Solidaridad Europe. Heske is passionate about sustainable and inclusive economic development. Before joining Solidaridad, Heske was Director at social enterprise Healthy Entrepreneurs, an organization which uses entrepreneurship to provide basic health care in remote areas. She began her career at ORMIT, an organization specializing in talent and leadership, before spending 10 years working at UNICEF in various management positions. She studied Management in International Organizations in Groningen as well as at the university of Grenoble. At the University of California, Berkeley she studied Business Administration.

Personal Motto

If it is to be, it is up to me