The Borrel of the Pyramid: Borrel and Brainstorm about the bottom of the Pyramid

Next Borrel: Wednesday, 30th of January 2019, 17:30 @ the Social Impact Factory, Utrecht

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About Us

The Borrel of the Pyramid strives to develop, collect and disseminate knowledge on social enterpreneurship at the Bottom of the Pyramid in an informal way. Because we believe in the power of social entrepreneurship at the Bottom of the Pyramid. Click above for more info!
We help people to get closer to successful & inclusive business

During the borrel, concrete case will be presented by social entrepreneur at the base of the pyramid. You, together with others, brainstorm about innovative or creative solutions to the problem being presented to you. At the same time you are being welcomed in a network of people with different backgrounds, different interests and different opinions. So explore and broaden your own network, perhaps you will discover potential new cooperations with other organisations. Or just talk about your latest travel experiences, football or anything else!

  • Networking

    We believe in the power of young professionals from all sectors. And we all like to....

  • Borrelen

    Talk in an informal way about the things you love to do; which is...

  • The Bottom of the Pyramid

    Add value to this huge market with often social challenges....

  • Directly from the field

    Work directly towards creative and concrete solutions by...

Our team

Want to be on our team? Contact us!
Saskia Rotshuizen
Board member – Chair
Saskia is the community manager for the Inclusive Business Accelerator – supporting social entrepreneurs is what she does all day every day! Come talk to her at one of our Borrels.
Marlies Blom
Board member – External Relations & Event Management
Marlies believes that social entrepreneurship is key to the economic empowerment of the bottom of the pyramid. The young generation of African entrepreneurs inspires her and she would love to hear about your ideas over a drink!
Marlou Rijk
Board member – Treasurer
Marlou facilitates international trade & investments to create sustainable economies in developing countries. Specializing in agriculture, A2F and Africa, she loves to meet with inspiring social entrepreneurs and expand her network at Borrel of the Pyramid!
Board member – Vacancy
Are you interested in contributing to the Borrel? Please send an email to one of us or to
Nick Veldwijk
Advisory Board
As programme manager for an entrepreneurial NGO, Nick constantly looking for dynamics, interaction, out-of-the-box (mobile) solutions and new challenges. Just contact him, preferably with a Borrel…
Marlies Franssens
Advisory Board
Marlies believes that social enterprises can have a huge impact in developing countries. With a Borrel in her right hand she will love to explain you more about her experiences with social enterprises.

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