Our Supervisory Board - Aqua for All

Our supervisory board combines the expertise of Dutch water sector representatives and reputable professionals

Aqua for All

Meet our supervisory board

Ms Bernadette Blom

Ms Blom is an expert in impact investing; she is co- founder and partner at FOUNT, an impact advisory and investment firm. She has a well-established track record in strategic advisory and development and management of innovative impact investment initiatives, and a broad network of international impact investors and donors, including the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs.


Mr Martien den Blanken

Mr den Blanken is the former director of Dutch water company PWN. He is currently chairman of Waternet’s supervisory board. He is known for his leadership in innovation to achieve scalable water solutions and improvements that take into account the public interest. Mr Den Blanken is an active leader and supporter of the advancement of the international water sector.


Mr Sybe Schaap

Mr Schaap is the former chairman of Groot Salland region, the Dutch Association of Water Authorities, and the Netherlands Water Partnership (NWP). In addition, he is a national government representative and a highly-acknowledged professor of philosophy with a broad international network.


Mr Hans van Houwelingen

Mr Van Houwelingen replaced Mr Fon Koemans as of April 2020. He is the former CEO of ACTIAM NV, an alternative investment fund manager which focuses on sustainability and global financial inclusion impact investing. He is currently chairman of the supervisory board of Telelink Business Services from Bulgaria. He sees techology as the main driver of change for the coming years. Mr Van Houwelingen believes in the role of the private sector and financial markets as instrumental to achieve a sustainable society.