Christie Stuut is an experienced marketing and communications consultant. Her expertise lies in the field of positioning, strategic communication and the further development of company vision to (online) communication. Within KWR, she focuses on communication about the Joint Research Programme, Water in the Circular Economy, Kennisimpuls Waterkwaliteit, and internal communications. Her ambition is to profile KWR as the knowledge centre for the water sector in the Netherlands and abroad. Optimising KWR’s collaboration with customers and stakeholders is also part of her focus area. Christie Stuut graduated from Utrecht University in the field of art policy and management, English language and literature. She has over twenty years of experience in journalism, marketing and content management for publishing companies (Elsevier Healthcare, Reed Business Information). In recent years she worked as a marketing consultant in the field of scientific medical content and as a corporate communications consultant.