Claire Schulmerich works as a Senior Manager Business Development at adelphi, specialising in strategic business development and project acquisition.
Claire is experienced in preparing technical proposals in the fields of capacity building, training, private sector development, governance, sustainable development, social and transport infrastructure. Through her work she has acquired an in-depth and hands-on understanding of EU policies, programmes and projects in these respective fields. For the past five years, she has worked in consultancies in Brussels, managing small teams as Head of Business Development. Her key client was the European Commission. Through her work, she has developed a large network of experts and partners across the European Union.
Claire holds a master's degree in Public Policy and Human Development with a specialisation in sustainable development from the Maastricht Graduate School of Governance, the Netherlands.