Riane joined Year Here to focus her full attention on social impact projects. During her fellowship she explored the idea and practice of collaboration by discovering and tapping into the intrinsic motivations of the people she worked with.
Previously to Year Here, Riane worked for a startup building Panono, a 360 photo camera, where she played a key role in the product’s development. Riane graduated from Delft University of Technology with an MSc in Industrial Design Engineering. During her education she worked on several social impact projects, such as a feasibility study researching the implementation of adjustable eyeglasses among schoolchildren in Ghana.