Mathilde T.

Professional with experience business development in Agriculture (seed & cotton production)


8 years of experience shaping and executing #strategy for #sustainability, #innovation & #agribusiness | #PMP project management | #stakeholder engagement | 5 spoken languages | Sustainable Young Chan...see more

  • Agricultural Crops & Forestry
  • Retail & Ecommerce
  • Program and Project Management
  • Strategy & Business Development


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Programme Manager - Seed & Innovation

Organic Cotton Accelerator
3 years
Current position
Jul 2019 - Present
At the Organic Cotton Accelerator, I manage the Seed and Innovation programmes aimed at: * researching & exchanging best agronomic practices & data for organic and regenerative farming,...see more

Global Business Development & Marketing specialist (Product & Innovation Management)

Rijk Zwaan
4 years
Nov 2015 - Jun 2019
I identified (sustainable) product innovations for vegetable value chains and new business growth opportunities worldwide by researching and analysing market trends, whilst developing d...see more

Project coordinator: Retail Category Management - South Africa

Rijk Zwaan
7 months
Mar 2015 - Oct 2015
• Coordinated a value chain project in cooperation with a South-African retailer, aiming at improving the lettuce, pepper and cucumber categories at the point-of-sales • I was based at ...see more

Project coordinator: product development & market research

Bayer Crop Science
10 months
Sep 2013 - Jul 2014
• Coordinated a collaborative variety development project between Nunhems & Primeale (Agrial). I researched the impact of genetic/varietal and environmental factors on product (leek) ta...see more

Internship - Plant breeding trials monitoring

3 months
May 2013 - Aug 2013
• Experimental setup of R&D trials of charentais melon varieties • Monitoring and evaluation of the trials • Process optimisation for a phenotyping machine facilitating breeding work S...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Agricultural Crops & Forestry
  • Retail & Ecommerce

Role experience

  • Program and Project Management
  • Strategy & Business Development