Erique da Cruz


Erique graduated from the Erasmus University School of Law in 2009. At that time, he was also working for the Netherlands Enterprise Agency and the Ministry of Economic Affairs. As a pragmatic lawyer he gained a lot of experience while working with grant schemes and the state aid regulations alongside technical experts. After a few years, he continued his career as Grant Manager and advisor External Affairs for the Port of Rotterdam Authority. In almost a decade he grew a substantial network and contributed in achieving EU and national grants for several infrastructural, innovative and/or energy transition related projects.

Erique is strongly driven to contribute to a fairer, cleaner and more sustainable world. His aim is to be part of the success of project initiatives that align with this mission by lowering financial and legal