Head of SME and Entrepreneurship Performance, Policies and Mainstreaming, OECD Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Regions and Cities
Sandrine Kergroach is Head of SME and Entrepreneurship Performance, Policies and Mainstreaming at the OECD Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Regions and Cities. She leads work on innovation and internationalisation, and the conditions that could enable SMEs and start-ups to perform better and drive a more sustainable, resilient and inclusive growth. She supervised the production of the "Digital Transformation of SMEs", "Financing Growth and Turning Data into Business", and the "OECD SME and Entrepreneurship Outlook". She steers the development of data infrastructure to inform the policy agenda. She also leads efforts and dialogue for mainstreaming the SME policy agenda. Prior to joining CFE, Mrs Kergroach worked at the OECD Directorate for Science, Technology and Innovation on issues related to measurement, policy monitoring and foresight.
She holds a Doctorate in Economics (TU Berlin), a Master in Strategy and Management and a Master in Applied Economics and Statistics (Paris Dauphine-PSL), and a Master in Modern History (Paris Sorbonne).