A hands-on professional business economist (MSc) with international experience both in the public and private sector. Monique works on customer engagement and consulting at NewEarth B. Furthermore, she directs the Social Hotspots Database project at NewEarth B and provides S-LCA training services. In 2019, she finished the Masters program Sustainability at Harvard focusing on corporate social responsibility in supply chains and the circular economy. Monique has over 10 years of experience improving the bilateral economic relations between The Netherlands and foreign countries including improving (global) supply chains and mitigating (potential) social risks. In Vietnam, Monique worked on the development and execution of several multi-stakeholder initiatives aimed at poverty elimination, inequality reduction, fight against corruption and human rights.