Linde is a Dutch national who joined EVPA (the European network for venture philanthropists and social investors) in May 2014 to build up the profile of the organisation and to drive its member network strategy. She is interested in advocating social impact investing among new players, in driving female entrepreneurship and has a key interest in aiding social enterprises understand more about how to secure financial and non-financial support.
She has over six years of experience in strategy and communications in both the private and not-for-profit sector – including in two UK start-ups. For three years she worked in communications and public affairs for an Australian not-for-profit member association representing communications agencies. Most recently she was a corporate communications consultant in Hong Kong.