Ms. Heemskerk is sustainable business practices consultant at Enclude BV, based in the Netherlands. She specializes in assessing the potential for green market opportunities for businesses in developing countries. She has conducted several renewable energy projects including for the World Bank Groups’ Lighting Africa & Asia programme, assessing the market potential (demand and supply) for replicable and viable business models for solar products, for Shell in the design of an access to energy market assessment toolkit. Furthermore, for she is experienced in assessing the quality of entrepreneurial ecosystems of start-up and early stage companies in developing countries, for instance for the InfoDev research ‘lessons from venture acceleration in developing countries’. Currently she is the project manager of the climate technology business model diffusion project.