Hedzer unleashes the potential of youth, entrepreneurs, and businesses with impactful propositions and growth ambitions through co-creation, innovation, and partnerships. Business development is his strong suit. He also focuses on innovative financing and unconventional partnerships in emerging economies to boost education and private sector development outcomes in the MENA region and Sub-Saharan Africa.   


Hedzer has worked for the United Nations, Luminus Education Group and GFA Consulting Group in the Netherlands, Germany, Middle East, and Sub-Saharan Africa. He holds BSc and MSc degrees in architectural engineering, development and rural innovation from Delft University of Technology and Wageningen University and Research. 

Hedzer Roodenburg Vermaat

Business Consultant