Throughout her career, Lisette Zewuster supported companies, public-private partnerships and NGO’s in the fields of sustainable rural development, value chain development and agri-entrepreneurship. Her strengths include project design and management; analysis of value chains, sectors and stakeholder needs; monitoring and evaluation; and detailed assessments of organizations and companies in change trajectories.
Lisette combines working experience in Africa, Asia, Latin America and Southern-Europe with a range of agricultural commodities, including coffee, cocoa, honey, spices, fruits and vegetables. She holds a degree in International Development from Wageningen University, a Master’s degree in Amazonian Studies from the National University of Colombia and completed the Advanced Master in International Development of the Radboud University Nijmegen. She is fluent in Dutch, English and Spanish, having lived and worked in Spanish speaking countries for 6 years.