Mr Brenninkmeijer is a private investor with interests in impact investing and education. For 30 years he was involved in the family-held retail business. He has been active in strategic investing since 2002, and founded Willows Investments in 2008 with the aim of supporting promising ventures with a social mission.
Mr Brenninkmeijer is a Member of the Board of Directors, World Resources Institute (USA) and a member of the International Council, Global Leadership Foundation (UK). He is a Board Member of ResponsAbility Participations AG (Zurich), and a Supervisory Board member of Pymwymic Group BV (Netherlands). He is an Advisory Board member of both Auticon (UK) and The Sutton Trust (UK). He is on the Advisory Board of The European Business School (Germany), and is Chair of the Business & Law School and Advisory Board of St Mary’s University Twickenham (UK).