A bunch of pragmatic idealists with entrepreneurial DNA

Noorderwind is a collective of experienced, enthusiastic, high-energy entrepreneurs that want to speed up innovations by using their business skills to build a sustainable tomorrow. We use our own co-innovation tools to shape a future we want to be part of.

Boukje Vastbinder

Innovation Designer & Startup Coach

Sanne Mylonas

Validation Expert & Startup Coach

Gydo van der Wal

Business (Case) Developer & Mentor

Margot Kemps

Community & Project Manager

Danique Drost


Meet our crew

This bunch of pragmatic idealists with innovation in their DNA.

Anne Knoop

Social Impact Analysis & Community Engagement

Arthur Tolsma

Speaker, Mentor & Program Director

Christiaan Maats

Sustainable Brand & Product Developer

Gerard Drost

Creative Business Advisor

Josee van Linschoten

Transition & Stakeholder Engagement Manager

Klaske Postma

Biobased & Circular Product Designer

Liesbeth Gouda

Brand Expert

Linda Coussement

Change & OpEx Expert

Max Wohlgemuth Kitslaar

Impact Measurement & Project Development

Rik Lurinks

Water innovator

Tessa Luijben

Project Manager

Thijs Weenk

Digital Shaper & UX Designer

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