Essenta Insights
Essenta Insights
Jul 21, 2020
Episode 0 - Introduction to Essenta Insights
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In this episode, Nanda Veldink and Johanna Kriisa share more about about why and how this podcast came together.

About Nanda:
Nanda has worked in the international consumer market for 10+ years. A Dutch national, she has lived and worked in eight countries and has an innate global view on executive talent and a successful track record of sourcing across borders. She has a strong focus on Marketing, Digital, General Management, Supply Chain and Transformation assignments and is passionate about working in partnership with her MNC and PE portfolio clients to deliver great cultural alignment and leadership outcomes. Outside work, Nanda loves to explore new countries, cultures and cuisines and enjoys yoga, meditation and reading.


About Johanna:
Johanna is founder of the strategy consultancy Kriisa&Co. She has worked with companies like JLR, McLaren, Morris Commercial and several start-ups. Throughout her 16-year career, Johanna has focused on business strategy, innovation and change management. In parallel, she has co-founded a new exciting transportation tech start-up. Previously, Johanna was Head of Strategy at Rolls-Royce Motorcars. Before, she held management positions within sales, marketing and finance at BMW Group in Munich, the US and Sweden. Johanna was also a member of the board for Swedish business women in UK. Outside work she is an avid runner (New York Marathon in 2019) and relaxes with yoga.


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