Christel Knaap

Project manager. The Netherlands

Christel Knaap

Education:
University of Amsterdam: Master’s degree in Romanian Language & Literature
University of Amsterdam: Bachelor’s degree in Business Economics

Job title: Project Manager
For the past 15 years, Christel has gained great expertise as a project manager in attracting grants and subsidies for clients, knowing how viable an investment is and the importance of subsidy schemes supporting the investment. Her abilities to understand the client’s needs and to provide constructive feedback is what makes her a true asset. Within Larive, Christel is responsible for the overall quality of the projects, next to day-to-day management and coordination.

Background:
As part of her master’s degree Christel performed a comparative analysis specifying the main cultural differences and similarities within Romania. After finishing her degree, Christel started her career off in the human resources industry, before joining Larive.