Annemijn Perrin – Founder & CEO


Annemijn PERRIN, Founder & CEO of IDvelop, is an experienced business and project development manager in the educational field. She has a track record of bringing £10m to £15m to a UK University in sustainable business on the African continent as Regional Director.

Annemijn, who has lived in Africa for several years, has worked in education for more than a decade as a business & project development director as well as a teacher and lecturer.

With a first-hand experience of the African educational environment, she believes that the focus should be on knowledge transfer and sustainability for the next generations to come. Her understanding of the educational professional environment as well as the unique environment and challenges that the continent brings, has allowed her to use her negotiation, project management and leadership skills to obtain sustainability in all projects. Her clients have included RGU, SMART Technologies, PTDF, Grenoble EM, Simprentis, TOTAL, Sonatrach, Chevron, Petrofac etc.

As well as being in charge of the business development, Annemijn ensures that the delivery is done according to the expected quality standards and uses her management skills to manage a transversal project.

Being active as a “Conseiller du Commerce Extérieur de la France” (Foreign Trade Advisor for France), she advises the French Public Services on competitiveness and directions to take in the educational sector.

Annemijn speaks Dutch, French, English, German and limited Portuguese.