The Board oversees the general administration and operation of Both ENDS. Their expertise in advising on initiatives, legal questions, accounting, management and other strategic issues strengthens the foundation.

The Board meets four times a year. Each member is appointed for a period of four years, which may be extended by one four year period, to a maximum of eight years. The Board appoints a chair, a secretary and a treasurer from its midst. Members of the Board give their services for free.

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    Paul Engel

    Paul G.H. Engel holds an MSc in Irrigation Agronomy and a PhD (cum laude) in Agricultural and Environmental Sciences from Wageningen University. During his professional life Paul has always been seeking to contribute to global sustainable and inclusive development, focusing his research and advis...
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    Evelijne Bruning

    Specialism: South East Asia, medical anthropology, development sociology, communication
    Evelijne studied Cultural Anthropology and holds not one, but two doctoral degrees. She graduated in medical anthropology and sociology of development, with a specialisation on Southeast Asia. This set the t...
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    Jeroen Schmaal

    Management and organisation • PR en Communicatie • Corporate governance • Drinking water

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    Jurriaan Regouin

    Jurriaan Regouin studied International Relations at the University of Groningen and at the Institut Barcelona d'Estudis Internacionals (IBEI), and followed a postdoctoral curriculum at the Clingendael Institute. In the Netherlands, he worked as a researcher at the Embassy of South Korea and then ...
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    Marianne van Duin

    Marianne van Duin studied Law in Leuven (Belgium) and then followed the Masters of Science of Real Estate in Amsterdam. After having worked initially in the Dutch banking sector, the liberalization and democratization of Central and Eastern Europe inspired her to pursue an international career. A...
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    Mariken Radstaat

    Mariken Radstaat is a multi-talented professional who has a lot of experience with strategic processes of change and with operationalising them. She works with Stedin in the Rotterdam region on the transition from fossil to renewable energy. Her role is to ensure that Stedin builds the capacity n...