Machteld Kors studied History of Art, specialization Contemporary Architecture at the University of Utrecht, NL. In 1998 she joined UNStudio and worked with Ben van Berkel and Caroline Bos (Co-Founders UNStudio) on the publication of their architectural theories and projects and she coordinated several international exhibitions and cultural projects of UNStudio. In 2011 Machteld joined UNStudio‘s Board of Directors. As Director Communications Kors is responsible for Business Development and the studio‘s internal and external communication. Kors has co-initiated the Knowledge Platforms, UNStudio’s research and innovation unit. Machteld Kors has been board Member (2013-2017) from CLICKNL, Top Consortium of the top sector Creative Industry in the Netherlands, that enhances the creative professional‘s knowledge base to strengthen the sector and the innovative capacity of the Netherlands. Currently Kors is member of CLICKNL Program Board, guiding the continual development of the Knowledge and Innovation Agenda that will strengthen the creative sector.