The Netherlands-Africa Business Council operates from its head office in The Hague, with permanent representation in Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya and Algeria. 

Management Team

Peter de Ruiter

Position: Managing Director

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Marina Diboma

Position: Deputy Managing Director

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Mackenzie Masaki

Position: Director Business Development

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Office Management

Evan Lazar

Position: Finance Officer

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Ingrid Venner

Position: Office & HR Coordinator

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Program and Regional Managers

Daphne Meijer-Willems

Position: Programme Manager AgriBusiness

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Anitra van der Kraan

Position: Program Manager Agribusiness

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Maloe de Reuver

Position: Project Coordinator Strategic Regions

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Hilde Duns

Position: Programme Manager Poultry

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Arne Doornebal

Position: Strategic Regions and Media Relations

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Events, Community & Insights

Dennis Acquaye

Position: Community and Insights

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Rosmarijn Fens

Position: Program Manager Africa Works!

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Local Representation

Tjalling Wiarda

Position: Acting Managing Director of The Ghana Netherlands Business and Culture Council

Supervisory Board

Frank Nagel (Chairman)

Position: Director Advisory Services - Rabobank

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Victor Langenberg

Position: Regional Manager Sub-Saharan Africa - Deltares Knowledge Institute

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Jan van der Horst

Position: Director Corporate Affairs - Vlisco

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Leontine van Hooft

Position: Director - Green Dream Company

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What our team can do for you:

Trade Missions

The NABC has organized more than 50 trade missions, covering more than 40 African countries, over the past 5 years. Find out where we went and where we are going.


The NABC organizes several conferences, seminars and business clubs, providing the perfect opportunity for all our members to exchange knowledge and enhance their network.


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