The foundation office in Amsterdam brings together 13 different nationalities, working as a dedicated team on realizing our mission and vision.

Director and Executive office

André Wilkens DE
Executive Advisor
Lise Mathol NL
Executive Secretary
Kati Visser-Telegdi NL/HU


Head of Programmes
Vivian Paulissen NL
Head of Programmes
Philipp Dietachmair AT
Project Manager
Szilvia Kochanowski HU
Project Manager
Lore Gablier FR
Project Manager
Olga Alexeeva NL/RU
Project Manager
Nicola Mullenger UK
Project Manager
Jenneken Aarssen NL
Project Manager
Menno Weijs NL
Project Officer
Nikola Pucarevic RS

Public Policy

Head of Public Policy
Isabelle Schwarz DE/FR
Senior Research & Development Officer
Tsveta Andreeva BG
Senior Advocacy Officer
Marjolein Cremer NL


Head of Communications
Eva Barneveld NL
Project Manager Communications
Friso Wiersum NL
Communications Officer
Marjo Borsboom NL
Online Communications Coordinator
Ashley Thompson UK/US


Head of Operations
Susanne Mors DE
HR Advisor
Khadija Temssamani NL/MA
Office Manager
Manon Boeijink NL
Facility Manager
Jan Baas NL


Head of Finance
Hans-Peter Christen NL
Pim Heijselaar NL
Assistant Controller
Hans van den Berg NL
Contract Administrator
Esther Claassen NL