Annemarie Poorterman

Start Fund Project Manager
Start Network

Annemarie joins us from the Start Network, a humanitarian network leading for change. As part of the Start Network team, Annemarie manages various innovation programmes in the humanitarian sector. She is currently responsible for delivering a pilot project that uses blockchain to improve the humanitarian funding chain. She has worked with the Start Network 2.5 years now in several programmatic roles, which included a deployment to Bangladesh to start the first national hub of the Start Network’s rapid response fund. Before that, Annemarie worked for a landmine charity in Laos. Annemarie holds a MSc in Security Studies (UCL London).