Who we are

Orange Corners is managed by the Netherlands Enterprise Agency at the request of the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The Youth Employment and Entrepreneurial Team works closely together with the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands and local partners in each programme country.

Lennart Kamphuis
Team Manager
Erik Parigger
Programme Coordinator Orange Corners
Benthe Beijens
Programme Advisor Morocco & Senegal
Raisa van Eijndhoven
Programme Advisor Algeria, Iraq, Kurdistan region of Iraq & Lebanon
Kars Gerrits
Programme Advisor Sahel & Orange Corners Innovation Fund (OCIF)
Ramiro Gomes Monteiro
Programme Advisor Sudan, Jordan, Social Entrepreneurship & Knowledge to Knowledge
Richard van Hoolwerff
Programme Advisor Angola, DRC, South Africa & Government to Government
Ebelien Zweers
Programme Advisor Mozambique , Côte d’Ivoire & Gender
Mike Sips
Programme Advisor Ghana, Palestine Territories, Bangladesh, Orange Corners Innovation Fund (OCIF)
Milou Derks
Programme Advisor Egypt & Research and Innovation
Ward Karssemeijer
Programme Advisor Nigeria & Alumni Community
Mariam Al-Bouawad
Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Advisor
Brigitte van de Pas
Marketing and Communications Advisor
Iris Machielse
Iris Machielse
Programme Assistent
Portret Chaima
Chaima El Morabet
Programme Assistent
Kingdom of the Netherlands