Faye Walsh Drouillard (Co-Founder and Board Chairman)
Faye Walsh Drouillard co-founded The Giving Circle to inspire, engage and meet the needs of the new generation of philanthropists so they will be active in their lifetime. Faye is passionate about harnessing the power of entrepreneurship and innovation to create impact in both social and commercial markets.
Diana van Maasdijk (Co-Founder)
Diana van Maasdijk is co-founder and executive director of Equileap, a social purpose organization that harnesses the power of investing and leveraging economic opportunity to promote gender equality. Her past roles include setting up and heading Philanthropy Advice at ABN AMRO private banking. Previously she also ran her own philanthropy consultancy.
Cartoef van Panhuys (Board Member and Treasurer)
Cartoef van Panhuys is an investment manager for Standard Investment, a hands-on private equity firm focused on Dutch industrial companies. Previously he was a management consultant at Booz & Co. Cartoef is married, has three daughters and lives in Haarlem.
Freija Vermeer (Board Member)
Freija Vermeer has a strong interest in social change. Her main ambition is to increase the role of social entrepreneurship in the transition to a more social, healthier and greener society. Alongside her job at Stichting DOEN, Freija has keen interest in food sustainability, and the associated importance of behavioural change. This motivated her to co-found Peas of Cake.
Yolanda Jansen (Board Member)
Yolanda Jansen currently supports non-profit organizations and social enterprises to build their development, fundraising and marketing capacities. She has been active in the philanthropic sector for over 25 years and has significant international expertise in social change grant making, major gifts and program implementation.