Journeyleader at Values of Culture & Creativity
Joost Heinsius works on the crossroads of strategy, financing and societal value of the arts. Through his company Values of Culture & Creativity (www.valuesofculture.eu) he works on the development of new financial instruments (loans, guarantees, crowdfunding, impact funding) and on the expression of the values of culture in other societal domains by connecting new partners.
He has been involved in many EU-projects, such as Training Artists for Innovation (www.trainingartistsforinnovation.eu) and Connecting Arts and Business (www.connectingartsandbusiness.eu). Joost Heinsius has been involved in the development of the EU Guarantee Facility for loans to the Cultural and Creative Sector. At the moment he is developing a European project where art and business students will work on societal challenges. Joost is one of the two external experts for the Crowdfunding4Culture-research project.