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Maja Sanders

Maja Sanders studied law, French language and literature at the Universities of Groningen and Utrecht.

Maja has held various different management positions in the private equity and venture capital world and was involved in the founding and further development of telecoms company BT/Telfort over a four-year period.

Nowadays Maja is actively involved with various companies as chairman or member of the supervisory board. As a business sparring partner she supports management and carries out carries evaluations at board of directors and supervisory board level. She has been teaching the art and science of corporate governance for over 10 years based on a 30-year career in venture capital, family businesses, publicly listed companies, and non-profit organizations.

Important themes for Maja are creating a long-term vision and being able to turn this vision into the right way forward, keeping the human and financial components as the main elements to be considered. She is able to match the human side with the business side proving that empathy and the right behavior are also of great importance alongside the facts.

Contact Maja via mepsanders@shaerpa.org or via our office: +31 343 454 107

Case Studies

Andere Handen Community

Andere Handen Community

Het werk in de zorg verandert snel door de toepassing van technologie en social media en de toenemende nadruk op zelfregie en samenredzaamheid. Andere Handen Community faciliteert een web-based ontmoetingsplek waar zorgwerkers worden geactiveerd en gestimuleerd zichzelf te ontwikkelen. Dit gebeurt door de gebruikmaking van discussies, experts, kennis, innovaties, tips en ervaringen aan te bieden. Voor onze opdrachtgever hebben we de investering geanalyseerd, due diligence en structurering uitgevoerd en begeleiden we de sociale onderneming.

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MemorieCare

MemorieCare

Dementie en Alzheimer tasten de kwaliteit van leven zwaar aan; cliënten raken geïsoleerd, rusteloos en agressief. Het herstellen van het contact tussen patiënten, familie en zorgverlener zal het sociaal isolement en de mate van agressie verminderen. MemorieCare ontwikkelt en verkoopt diverse producten die het contact met dementie- en alzeheimer patiënten herstellen. Voor onze opdrachtgever hebben we de investering geanalyseerd, due diligence en structurering uitgevoerd en begeleiden we deze sociale onderneming.

Into D'mentia

Into D'mentia

A simulation training to bring caregivers and care professionals into the perception of persons with alzheimers or dementia. Into D’mentia offers a  lifelike experience. When you experienced how it is to live with dementia, you will understand better, show more understanding, offer better care, and feel the care as less burdensome….

For our client we structured the investment and provide a coaching role for the social enterprise.

Het Paradijs

Het Paradijs

This Dutch care farm caters for children with ADHD and their parents.

We represent our client as a member of the board of this organisation.Furthermore, amongst many other activities, we have carried out analysis with regard to social return on investment and we have contributed to the efforts to structure the business as a social interest organisation.

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