Sigrid Johannisse

Counselor for Innovation, Technology & Science at Dutch Embassy US

Sigrid Johannisse is counselor for innovation, technology and science at the Netherlands Embassy in Washington and in charge of the Dutch innovation attaché network in the USA and Canada.

Before this she was founder and director of StartupDelta and launched this national startup program together with Special Enoy Neelie Kroes, who she also had served as her advisor for innovation, startups and cyber security in her Cabinet for the Digital Agenda at the European Commission.

Sigrid Johannisse has had a long career in management, developing new policy concepts for innovation for the Dutch government.