Team & Board of Drawdown Europe

Get to know us

Our team

Hi! We are a diverse group of researchers, designers and climate-activists. All different, but the same: We believe Drawdown can be achieved.

Maurits Groen
Maurits Groen
Advisor & Publisher
Yanna Hoek
Yanna Hoek
Community Manager
Natasha Hulst
Natasha Hulst
Research Coordinator
Sven Jense
Sven Jense
Funding Manager
Freek van der Pluijm
Freek van der Pluijm
Impact & Interventions
Roy Straver
Roy Straver
Director
Linda Vosjan
Linda Vosjan
Communications & Producer
Annemarthe Wijnen
Annemarthe Wijnen
Information Designer
Roos Janssen
Roos Janssen
Project Lead

The Board

Andreas Kuhlmann
Andreas Kuhlmann
Chair of the Board

Andreas Kuhlmann is the CEO of the Deutsche Energie-Agentur (dena) since July 2015. In this role, he increased…

Chad Frischmann
Chad Frischmann

Chad is the vice-president and research director at Project Drawdown. He is a coalition-builder and systems strategist, who works…

John Moorhead
John Moorhead
Secretary

John is the co-founder & solutions lead of Climate Action Accelerator, an initiative to tip middle-of-society organizations into…

João Pedro Gouveia
João Pedro Gouveia

João is a senior research fellow at CENSE, FCT NOVA and Project Drawdown. At Project Drawdown he works on…

Veerle Vandeweerd
Veerle Vandeweerd

Veerle is managing partner of the Platform for Transformative Technology (P4TT), co-founder and policy director (2017-2019) of G-STIC…

Jochen Wermuth
Jochen Wermuth
Treasurer

Jochen is the founder of – and impact investor at – Wermuth Asset Management.

Geanne van Arkel
Geanne van Arkel
Advisor to the Board

Geanne is the Head of Sustainable Development at Interface. There she works on realising the circular and biobased economy…