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Meet the team

THE TEAM

Diana van Maasdijk Co-Founder & Executive Director

Previously Head of Philanthropy Advice at ABN-AMRO Private Banking and Director of Development and Communications at Mama Cash

Jo Andrews Co-Founder & Director of Social Impact

Previously Director of the Ariadne Network and Founding Director of the Sigrid Rausing Trust

Dr Elli Siapkidou Director of Research

Economist with 15 years of experience as a qualitative and quantitative Researcher in the non-profit and private sectors

Lotte van Limburg Stirum Director of Products

Former M&A Associate at De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek, a leading law firm, in Amsterdam and Shanghai

Ted Kernan Technology & Data ​Expert

Data scientist and technology expert for analytics, cloud infrastructure, and big data management

Linda Khan Office Manager

Former entrepreneur and management assistant for an institute on gender equality and women's history

Wil Bon Financial Controller

Experienced accounting and financial operations executive

THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Carien van der Laan Chair

Founder / Partner, Van der Laan & Company
Board Member, John Adams Institute

Paul Broholm Treasurer

Director Investments at Insinger Gilissen Bank

Joëlla van der Windt Secretary

HR Director, Randstad

Fatimazhra Belhirch

Chief of Staff to the Dutch Minister for Foreign Trade & International Cooperation

THE ADVISORY BOARD

Mary Fontaine

Gender Practice Lead, JBS

Sophie Robé, CFA

CEO and Founder, Phenix Capital

Isabell Moessler

ETF Sales & Business Development Manager, Euronext

Fernando Rivera

CTO, ETF.com

Usha Devi Venkatachalam

CEO & CTO of Krishi Janani

Jessica Horn

Director of Programmes at AWDF

Jacki Zehner

Chief Engagement Officer, Women Moving Millions

Josephine Richardson

Executive Director, American Investment Bank

Professor Paul Smeets

Assistant Professor in Finance,
Maastricht University

Quirine Langeveld

Financial Advisor, Annonna Advisors

Casper Arboll

Founder, Capdesk

Paul Byrne

Treasurer executive with 25 years experience

Karin Forseke

Non-Executive Director and Advisor, CBE

In the News

We are delighted by the coverage we have received since the launch of Equileap.

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