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); he is a Board Member responsAbility Participations AG (Zurich); he is 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 Advisory Board of St Mary’s University Twickenham (UK).