Mentor Profile

Mercedes de Miranda


Director Business Development

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Mentor Schedule:

Session 1

Mon 13 Jun, 4:45am - 9:30am GMT+0

Room 3

Session 2

Wed 15 Jun, 4:45am - 9:30am GMT+0

Room 3

About Mercedes:

Mercedes de Miranda has a general management background with a strong experience in developing and implementing new businesses, as well as growing businesses beyond the early stages. She has gained this experience while working in a number of different positions, ranging form consultant, to business development manager, business director and finance director and has held a number of board positions. She has experience in both the profit and non-profit sector and has been active in both corporate and the startup settings.

Mercedes enjoys working in start-up and business development settings, she is good at working with people with diverse backgrounds, has an explorative mindset which allows her to always see new opportunities and combines this with logical thinking. Next to exploring new opportunities, she is keen on helping others to achieve their goals.

She is passionate about the future of work and helping others to shape their work. This involves working with individuals and groups to either develop or grow their own business. Other areas of interest are sustainability, travel and diversity.

Areas of Expertise:

FinanceBusiness Development & SalesBusiness Model InnovationHuman Resources & LeadershipPitching