New Director Aqua for All



We are pleased to announce that Ms Josien Sluijs has been appointed as the new Director of Aqua for All as from the 1st of August 2019. She will take over the position of our present Director Sjef Ernes, who has decided to leave the organization per July 2019.

Ms Josien Sluijs has been active in the field of Inclusive Finance for over 18 years. In her current position as Director of NpM, she is responsible for the representation of the Dutch Inclusive Finance Sector and she facilitates cooperation, knowledge development and sharing amongst the members. Before her current position, she held a senior position at Rabo Development. She was responsible for restructuring of Rural Banks in the Middle East and Asia. She was also responsible for different advisory trajectories for international organisations, such as the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and research projects with regard to Value Chain Finance.

Ms Sluijs brings a very esteemed financial expertise and experience to the team, no doubt with the same ambition and passion by which Sjef has been the leading force behind our organization for over the past 16 years.

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