Marieke Huysentruyt is co-founder and partner responsible for R&D strategy and activities at Oksigen Lab.
Marieke is an Assistant Professor at the Stockholm School of Economics (SITE) and a Faculty Fellow at the London School of Economics. Her main research fields are poverty, and behavioural and organisational economics.
Marieke has a Bio-Engineering Degree from the Catholic University of Leuven, an MSc. in Applied Economics and Management from Cornell University, and a PhD in Economics from the London School of Economics. She has been invited to spend time at Harvard University and the Santa Fe Institute as a visiting scholar, and collaborated with numerous development NGOs e.g. in Kenya, Mali, the Netherlands and the UK.
Marieke has been awarded various academic awards, including a Fulbright Scholarship, British Council Scholarship, and LSE-Columbia University Collaborative Research Grant.