Board, team and vacancies

Aqua for All is a  non-profit organization, strategically located in The Hague, at the heart of the political center of the Netherlands. We operate a ‘tight ship’ with relatively low overhead. Our supervisory board consists of prominent representatives of the Dutch water sector and highly respected professionals – to which our Managing Director, Sjef Ernes, reports.

Meet our supervisory board!

Mr. Sybe Schaap Former Chairman Groot Salland region; former Chairman of the Dutch Association of Water Authorities; present Chairman of the Netherlands Water Partnership (NWP), national government representative, highly acknowledged  professor of philosophy, broad international network.
Mr. Fon Koemans Former Chairman of the Managing Board of the Dutch Water Authorities; has held directorships at numerous social organizations, national and international, specialized in quality assurance within organizations from a financial perspective; many years of service on the Aqua for All Managing Board, stewardship of organizational profile.
Mr. Martien den Blanken Former director of Dutch water company PWN. Chairman of the Supervisory Board at Waternet. Known for his leadership in innovation in pursuit of scalable water solutions and improvements, always  in balance with public interest.  An active leader and  proponent of development in the international water sector.
 Mrs. Bernadette Blom Expert in the fast-developing world of impact investing. Experienced banking and financial consulting professional, partner of FOUNT. Well established track record with the Dutch Ministry of International cooperation and government-backed and private development initiatives.

 

Meet our team!
Our operational team comprises people from various fields of expertise:

Sjef Ernes Mr. Sjef Ernes Managing Director
s.ernes[at]aquaforall.org
Marleen Hasselerharm Mrs. Marleen Hasselerharm Operational & Team Manager

m.hasselerharm[at]aquaforall.org

Dick Bouman Mr. Dick Bouman Program Manager & Fund Manager VIA Water
d.bouman[at]aquaforall.org
shabana-abas Ms. Shabana Abbas Program Manager & Fund Manager VIA Water
s.abbas[at]aquaforall.org
Jacqueline Barendse Ms. Jacqueline Barendse WASTE
Arco van der Toorn Mr. Arco van der Toorn Program Manager WASH Services
a.toorn[at]aquaforall.org
Astrid van Agthoven Mrs. Astrid van Agthoven Program Manager Public Private Partnerships development
a.agthoven[at]aquaforall.org
Maaike de Vette Ms. Maaike de Vette Program Manager WASH
m.de.vette[at]aquaforall.org
machtelt-oudenhuijzen Mrs. Machtelt Oudenhuijzen Program Manager Football for Water
m.oudenhuijzen[at]aquaforall.org
Oscar Ruigrok  Mr. Oscar Ruigrok Financial Manager / Controller
o.ruigrok[at]aquaforall.org
Mehmet Balaban Mr. Mehmet Balaban Project Controller
m.balaban[at]aquaforall.org
Marlies Batterink Ms. Marlies Batterink Program Manager Scale
m.batterink[at]aquaforall.org
Titia Wouters Mrs. Titia Wouters Program Manager VIA Water
t.wouters[at]aquaforall.org
Janine de Laat Ms. Janine de Laat Communication & PR Manager
j.delaat[at]aquaforall.org
Mandy Tijm Ms. Mandy Tijm Program Officer & Office Manager
m.tijm[at]aquaforall.org
Vi Mrs. Vi Nguyen Knowledge Broker VIA Water
v.nguyen[at]aquaforall.org
Ms. Florence Kariuki Access to Finance Advisor for the Kenya Smart Water for Agriculture program
fkariuki[at]snvworld.org
Saskia Reus - Makkink Mrs. Saskia Reus – Makkink Business Incubation Manager
s.reus[at]aquaforall.org
Hester Foppen Ms. Hester Foppen Program Manager HWTS
h.foppen[at]aquaforall.org

 

Searching for an inspiring place to work?

Aqua for All offers an open, positive working climate for motivated individuals to apply their knowledge and skills toward our organization’s objectives. The salaries and working conditions we offer are competitive.

Any job openings at Aqua for All will be published below.


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