Suzanne has been working in the field of development cooperation for over 10 years with a focus on food security, rural entrepreneurship, and gender equality. Her expertise is project design, proposal writing and impact research. As a graduated anthropologist, she uses storytelling and participatory approaches in her current work as business consultant. Before joining Advance Consulting Suzanne worked as a writer and researcher for international (aid) organisations and social businesses in Ghana, Uganda, Kenya , Malawi, Mali, and the Netherlands.

Suzanne holds a BA Cultural Anthropology from Utrecht University and a MA International Relations from the University of Uppsala. She has lived in New York, Belgrade, and Rwanda.


Suzanne Hoeksema

Business Consultant