Frank van Dorsten (Wijhe, 1954) is senior client information analist. After completing his study in Agrarian Sociology of Non-western Areas in Wageningen (graduated, 1981) and working as a research assistant at the Institute of Social Studies in The Hague (subject: dairy development in India), he worked during the period of 1986 1997 in cooperation projects in West Africa (Burkina Faso, Niger, and Mali).
During this period, he specialised in the management of small scale farmer’s cooperatives (cereal-banks, village shops and credit and savings cooperatives). After returning to the Netherlands (1997), he worked for several years at an accountant’s office in Flevoland and for the Frisian Farmers Union. In April 2000, he started working for Agriterra. Since April 2015 Frank works as senior client information analist.