Raquel has studied Political Science at the University of Amsterdam and is currently finishing her major in Philosophy. Raquel is also the co-founder of Verhalen van Vluchtelingen, a platform that offers people to connect in a personal and unbiased way, by letting newcomers tell stories in a pleasant and open setting, enabling to talk about subjects not everyone expects, but can lead to the best of insights for all who attend.
Raquel is German-born with Mexican roots and speaks fluent German, Dutch, English and Spanish, and is well-acquainted with Mandarin. Raquel loves nothing more than losing herself in nature and adventure, living life at its fullest. She is currently abroad.