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Van Mensel, Evelina

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Van Mensel, Evelina

Email Degree Executive MBA, American University in Bulgaria


  • Marketing Research
  • Topics in Entrepreneurship: Social Entrepreneurship
  • Engaging in Sustainability

Research Interests

  • Marketing research
  • Social entrepreneurship
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Global courses
  • Experiential learning
  • Project-based learning

Evelina Van Mensel possesses an extensive marketing research background of more than 16 years working experience, managing both own business as well as establishing and leading the business of a major global marketing research provider. She has been responsible for running projects for over 50 Fortune 500 clients across the Globe and has extensive experience training hundreds of employees within her line of work. Evelina also teaches Entrepreneurship, Marketing Research and the Social Entrepreneurship/Leading Change global OSUN Certificate program. She is also the Education Director of a leading Bulgarian Accelerator, where she often delivers design thinking and customer development trainings for start-ups.

Van Mensel holds a Bachelor in Hospitality Management from Portsmouth University, as well as Executive MBA degree and Outstanding Academic Achievement Award from the American University in Bulgaria. She is currently a PhD student at Brussels Free University and the University of National and World Economy, researching universities in support of social entrepreneurs.