Election of the new General Manager and Chairman of the EDFI

31 May 2016

The CEOs of EDFI, at their AGM in Oxford last week, appointed Søren Peter Andreasen as the next General Manager of EDFI, replacing the incumbent General Manager, who will retire after 15 years with the association.

Søren Peter Andreasen, a Danish Citizen, has a Master in Public Policy degree from Harvard University and started his professional career with United Nations Secretariat in New York, subsequently with McKinsey & Company in Copenhagen, was Co-founding Partner and Regional Director of Dalberg Global Development Advisors and started up his own consultancy company, Commons Consultants, in Copenhagen in 2010.

Søren Peter Andreasen will join EDFI in September 2016.


The AGM elected Luuk Zonneveld, CEO of BIO, as the new Chairman of the Board of Directors of EDFI, replacing Nanno Kleiterp, CEO of FMO, who will retire from FMO in September 2016.

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