Meet our team

We are a dynamic, creative and diverse team made up of individuals from more than 14 different countries and working with partners from all over the world. We believe that the diversity of our team, united by a single organisational culture and common set of values, enables us to successfully pursue our vision to create a better everyday life for the many people.


Per Heggenes

Chief Executive Officer

Stelios Kyriakakis

Chief Operating Officer

Amanda Coady

Chief of Staff

Marilia Bezerra

Chief Programmes Officer

Christa Berends

Chief People Officer

Steven Chapman

Chief Impact Officer

Truus Huisman

Chief Communications Officer


Elizabeth McKeon

Director of Planet


Director of People

Annemieke de Jong

Head of Refugee Livelihoods

Jeffrey Prins

Head of Renewable Energy

Vivek Singh

Head of Employment and Entrepreneurship


Feike Derksen

General Counsel

Jordi Johannisse

Head of Finance