Economist – Social Standard Expert
I am Economist by education and have a track record as audit and certification expert for sustainability standards in global commodity production & trade. In this function I connect people from around the globe.
I enjoy 20 years of Fairtrade experience and am today expert in co-design and implementation of innovative assurance services in global value chains. I navigate producers, traders and brands into a range of voluntary standards e.g. Fairtrade, WFTO, Rainforest, 4C, EDGE, SMETA, GOTS and Human Rights in Business. I am further advising on topics related to biodiversity and regenerative agriculture.
Human Centered Design
Unique DNA of your company
We navigate you into sustainable-solution-building. We co-create services together. We transfer our know-how and with it the right techniques to create change from inside. We show you how to explore the needs of your customers and stakeholders. We stress the importance of dialogue. We believe that it is key to properly listen before you build. This to design future proofed sustainability architectures for your business - showing the unique DNA of your company.
Human Centered Design is a creative approach to problem solving. It starts with people and ends with tailored solutions able to meet their needs. When you understand the people you are trying to reach, and design from their perspective, they do not only come up with unexpected ideas but allow you to create a service that they will embrace.