Mrs Louke Koopmans focus area is sector transition. She started her career working in consultancy and training in Asia and Africa. In the private sector, she worked 5 years as Global Sustainable Lead for the multinational Mars. She lead the sustainability agenda for the Food Segment for brands like Uncle Ben’s and initiated and managed programs in 9 countries. During this time she was vice-chair for the Sustainable Rice Platform. Currently she works for CBI, part of Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy to support sectors to reach economics sustainable transition. Her role is Sector Account Manager Natural Ingredients, where she designs and implements programs supporting SMEs. She has a Masters degree from Wageningen University.