Sandrine Van der Linden

Business Developer at the research group for Media, Innovation and Communication Technologies, Department of Industrial Systems Engineering & Product Design and Department of Communication Sciences, Ghent University.

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Innovation and Communication
Product and Service Development
Relationship Management
Business Design


Sandrine Van der Linden her core is aiming for better services, happier people. Continuously trying to find the right balance between customer voice and business value. 

She gained corporate experience in business consulting and the financial services sector. Having the opportunity to switch between different roles in the innovation funnel (from portfolio, product, value proposition, project manager to product owner in agile delivery) gave her the basics to drive business forward. Multiple ideation settings, getting products to market, helping start-ups and practising an agile way of working got her to make the shift towards a design-first mindset. 

In 2008, Sandrine obtained her master degree in Communication Sciences, Communication Management. Followed by a master in Applied Economics, Corporate Finance in 2010. Both from Ghent University.

Since March 2019, Sandrine joined imec-mict-UGent as a researcher / business developer focusing on the project pipeline and partnerships.