Sweden

Jolanda van Rooijen

Jolanda van Rooijen is a Senior Consultant at Faugert & Co Utvärdering. She is a PhD candidate in Industrial Engineering & Management at the University of Uppsala. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in International Management from the Hogeschool van Amsterdam in The Netherlands. She is fully trilingual in Swedish, Dutch and English and has a full professional proficiency of German.  

Jolanda van Rooijen has many years of extensive work experience from both industry and the higher education sector. She has worked extensively with project management and forms of evaluations, such as risk assessment and due diligence. She is experienced in responding to industry’s and public sector’s requests for information and proposals. Her current research focuses on the effect of Circular Economy policies on the Swedish recycling of electronic waste. 

She was formerly employed by IBM Sweden (2001–2012) and IBM Nederland (1998–2000) where she held different managerial and project management roles. Most significantly as CSR Manager (2009–2012), Nordic IT-manager (2007–2009) and as Engagement Manager for Human Resources for national and international Strategic Outsourcing projects (1998–2006).