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
Benthe Beijens
Programme Advisor Morocco, Nigeria & Senegal
Raisa van Eijndhoven
Programme Advisor Algeria, Iraq, Kurdistan region of Iraq & Lebanon
Kars Gerrits
Programme Advisor Côte d’Ivoire, Sahel & Orange Corners Innovation Fund (OCIF)
Erik Parigger
Programme Coordinator Orange Corners (Youth Employment and Entrepreneurship Team)
Asma Naimi 
Senior Advisor Knowledge and Learning at Orange Corners
Mariam Al-Bouawad
Advisor – Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning
Ramiro Gomes Monteiro
Programme Advisor Sudan, Jordan, Social Entrepreneurship & Knowledge to Knowledge
Richard van Hoolwerff
Programme Advisor Angola, Congo DRC & Government to Government
Ebelien Zweers
Programme Advisor Mozambique , Côte d’Ivoire & Gender
Mike Sips
Programme Advisor Ghana & Palestine Territories
Eli Knijff
Programme Advisor Nigeria & Alumni Community coordinator 
Iris Sauer
Iris Sauer 
Senior Marketing and Communications advisor
Remy van Aarden
Senior Marketing & Communications Advisor
Emma Kloppert
Emma Kloppert
Marketing Communications Advisor & South Africa
Lauren Besselaar
Programme Assistent
Wafa Ali Ammar
Programme Assistent 
Stijn Brouwer
Programme Assistent
Kingdom of the Netherlands