As Strategic Development Manager, Laurien focuses on positioning ERBS in the market and within Erasmus University. Furthermore, she contributes to creating opportunities and develops new business. Before working at ERBS Laurien worked at Erasmus University Rotterdam since 2008. First she was responsible for several post academic courses. The last 3 years she worked at embedding training and development for all employees of Erasmus University. This lead to the formation of an academy, the Training and Development Platform, TOP
. Besides her position at ERBS, Laurien is director of EURflex
, a payroll company of the Erasmus University. Since 2019 Laurien is CEO of ERBS.