Saskia has over twenty years of professional experience in the non-profit sector. In her former role as Head of Finance and Operations at the Nederlands Fotomuseum in Rotterdam, she managed the transition and expansion of the organization financially and in terms of human resources and corporate housing. She had previously worked at two other museums and at the administration of a local government and volunteered as board member of a theatre.
Saskia graduated at Leiden University with a Master of Public Administration after obtaining Bachelor’s Degrees in cultural business administration and photographic design.
During the last decade, Saskia became familiar with Southern Africa, where she became aware of the visible decline of land and ocean wildlife and its enormous effect on the environment and communities.