Fostering dynamic entrepreneurial innovation ecosystems In the natural sciences, an ecosystem is understood as a system of interconnected elements, formed by a community of organisms interacting with their environment. Ecosystems are often nested structures, and drawing a boundary around them is hard.
02 Fostering dynamic entrepreneurial innovation ecosystems In the natural sciences, an…
Gaining Systemic Insight when facing complexity In our 2019 Annual Reflections we described the Systemic Insight process logic, a template for a process of search and discovery that we developed in Mesopartner. Process logic is aimed at partners and clients who work under conditions of uncertainty where answers are not easy to find, and exploration is needed.
04 Gaining Systemic Insight when…
Building the technological intelligence of industries and supporting organisations Like the economies of many developing and middle-income countries, the South African economy has a fair share of innovators and globally competitive firms
in many different sectors. The challenge is that there are only a few innovative companies and many lagging companies in each sector.
01 Building the…
Deepti lives and works in Kathmandu, Nepal. Deepti holds a Masters Degree in Natural Resource Management, completed in 2007 from the Pokhara University, Nepal. She has been recognised as Young Conservation Leaders Award 2009 by WWF for her contribution and work on youth and environment. She has experience working in Nepal, Somalia, India and Norway.
Areas of Expertise
Consultant in Local…
Ann is from Trinidad and Tobago. In 2016, she completed her bachelor’s degree in Economics, Politics and International Studies at the University of Warwick in the United Kingdom. She went on to complete a double master’s degree in Development Economics from the University of Göttingen in Germany; and Economics and Development – Political Economy and Economic…
Julie-Ann lives and work in Antigua and Barbuda. Her work also extends to the Caribbean region and beyond – the Philippines and Africa (the later via distance training). Julie-Ann holds a Masters Degree in Agriculture Diversification (food science option), completed in 2000 and a Batchelors Degree in Agriculture (crop and livestock) completed in 1994, both…
Mónica is from México but is based in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She works mainly on international projects with a focus on Latin America. She holds a double master's degree in Local Economic Development from the National University of San Martín in Argentina and the Autonomous University of Madrid in Spain; and a Diploma in Public Communication from…
Valerie lives in France and mainly works in Africa and the Middle East. She holds a Degree in Political Sciences from the Institute of Political Studies of Aix en Provence (Sciences Po Aix).
1994: Manager in the French Department of Public Works, Transportation, Housing and Tourism, from 1996 to 1999 responsible between for bilateral…
Zdravko lives and works in Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia. He has a Masters Degree in Management (Solving Development Problems) obtained in 1991. He is the founder and director of Eda - Enterprise Development Agency established in 1998 in Banja Luka as a first sustainable agency focused on economic development in B&H.
Areas of expertise
Shivdi is from Trinidad and lives in the United Kingdom. She holds a Master’s Degree in International Development from the Institute of Development Studies, Sussex UK. She has worked on local economic development projects across the Caribbean and Georgia. Most recently she has been working with companies and their supply chain to improve due diligence with a focus…