Building Sustainable, Resilient and Thriving Rural Places




Head of SME and Entrepreneurship Performance


Sandrine Kergroach is Head of SME and Entrepreneurship Performance, Policies and Mainstreaming unit at the OECD Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Regions and Cities (CFE). She leads work on innovation and internationalisation, and the conditions that could enable SMEs and start-ups drive a more sustainable, resilient and inclusive growth. She supervises the production of the “OECD SME and Entrepreneurship Outlook”, and the development of knowledge infrastructure. She also leads efforts and dialogue for mainstreaming the SME&E policy agenda. Prior to joining CFE, Mrs Kergroach worked at the OECD Directorate for Science, Technology and Innovation on issues related to 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).