Mark Bertrand has earned his MBA degree at the faculty of Business and Administration at the University of Maastricht Business School. His expertise lies within in the field of Social Entrepreneurship. He is senior lecturer at the faculty of commerce of Zuyd University for Applied Science and course leader of Entrepreneurship and Innovation. Furthermore he is as a consultant member of the SCR (Social Corporate Responsibility) - board of Roda JC Kerkrade, a professional soccer club playing in the highest league of the Dutch competition. As member of that board one of his responsibilities is to connect business to society and government.