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.


Jessica Anderen

Chief Executive Officer

Amanda Coady

Chief of Staff

Marilia Bezerra

Chief Programmes Officer

Christa Berends

Chief People Officer

Stelios Kyriakakis

Chief Operating Officer

Truus Huisman

Chief Communications Officer


Elizabeth McKeon

Programmes Director – Planet

Haileselassie Medhin

Programmes Director – People


Feike Derksen

General Counsel

Jordi Johannisse

Head of Finance

Ulrika Carlsson

Head of Grant Operations