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Diederick van der Wijk

Diederick van der Wijk

Co-founder & Managing Director
Contact: diederick@refugeesforward.org Diederick has studied International Relations at the University of Amsterdam and International Management at the Erasmus University. He
David Hwan

David Hwan

Co-founder & Director, Finance & Student Relations
Contact: david@refugeesforward.org David has a background in Philosophy and Tax Economics. He has worked at the University of Amsterdam at the
Laura Di Santolo

Laura Di Santolo

Program Manager & Relationship Manager
Laura has finished her Masters in International Management at the Erasmus University, and has also studied at the University of
Marta Fiolhais

Marta Fiolhais

Marketing Intern
Marta created a digital marketing campaign for IES Business School, and worked as a volunteer at the NGO ReFood. She
Robin Seibert

Robin Seibert

Business Developer
Robin has worked at several corporate firms including Simon Kucher and KPMG, and has experience as a teaching assistant at
Sunny Byun

Sunny Byun

PR, Media & Marketing
Sunny is the youngest member of the team, and only recently started with her bacherlors in International Busisness and Management
Tim Leijten

Tim Leijten

Business Developer
Tim is currently doing his Masters in Financial Economics, after he finished his MSc in Fiscal Economics. Having plenty of
Raquel Lorenz

Raquel Lorenz

Newcomer relations
Contact: raquel@refugeesforward.org Raquel has studied Political Science at the University of Amsterdam and is currently finishing her major in Philosophy.
Marloes Bistervels

Marloes Bistervels

Head of Operations
Contact: marloes@refugeesforward.org Marloes has a background in Chemistry, with a current specialization in Molecular Simulations and Photonics. She has worked