Researcher in Corporate Governance, University of Technology Sydney

Martijn works as a researcher at the Centre for Corporate Governance of the University of Technology Sydney (UTS), which aims to align the interests of individuals, corporations and society. In addition, he is a researcher at Catalyst Australia, a think tank which works with trade unions, non-governmental organisations and academics to promote progressive solutions for pressing social and economic issues. His research focuses on corporate social responsibility, corporate governance, business ethics and global supply chains. Prior to joining Catalyst and UTS, Martijn occupied several organisational and campaign positions at the international head office of Greenpeace in Amsterdam. He holds a cum laude master’s degree in sociology and a master’s degree in archaeology from the University of Amsterdam, and is a doctoral candidate at UTS researching business ethics in global supply chains.


  • 2012–present
    Researcher, Catalyst Australia
  • 2012–present
    Researcher in Corporate Governance, University of Technology, Sydney


  • 2010 
    University of Amsterdam, MSc Sociology (Hons)
  • 2008 
    University of Amsterdam, MA Archaeology