Born in Romania but in love with Spain, she dreamed of working at the European Parliament as a teenager. She graduated from Political Sciences and International Relations University in 2016 and Latin American Studies Master in 2018. She has been working as a volunteer for the Pro-Democracy Association for four years. She worked in the bank for one year and as an assistant to an Executive Coach for eight years. She joined the Global team first time in 2017 as Internal Accounting Support. Then, she worked at Impact Hub Bucharest as part of the finance team for three years. She joined the team again in January 2023 as a part-time finance team. In her full time, she works in Financial Audit. She is based in Bucharest as our Finance & Controlling Support.

Sarah joined the Impact Hub Global Network as Global Impact Branding & Communications Coordinator in September 2022.
With a background in social innovation and the creative industries, she works on sharing Impact Hub’s multilayered story across all of its communication channels. She is driven by the ambition to foster a diverse and resilient future through social-impact storytelling. She also thrives on employing creative multimedia approaches to tackle complex issues related to creating a future-proof planet. As a communications specialist with a community-focused perspective, she aims to contribute to a planet where we can live amongst all, not above all.

Currently, you can find her cycling around the capital of the Netherlands, Amsterdam.

Ayesha is a mission-driven operations specialist who is passionate about infusing operations with sustainability. Her specialty is in the development of holistic tools, processes, policies, and procedures which empower stakeholders with intricate
needs. She has a wealth of experience in developing operations for global fashion companies and not-for-profit organizations. She is committed to accelerating Indigenous led sustainability initiatives and believes this to be the key to reconciling generational poverty for all Indigenous people. Ayesha is an Indigenous Australian and is based in The Netherlands.

Tatiana Glad is an entrepreneur, sustainability practitioner and change strategist with a focus on impact entrepreneurship, social innovation, and sustainable business. Tatiana is Executive Director of the global Impact Hub Network and co-founder of social enterprises Impact Hub Amsterdam and Waterlution. She has a MSc in Responsible Business Practice, is on the University of Amsterdam Honours Programme Sustainability Board and previously served as an appointed expert to the City of Amsterdam’s Social Entrepreneurship action program and as Supervisory Group chair of AIESEC International. As a steward of the Art of Hosting, participatory community building is at the core of her work, coupled with experience working in a global financial institution, public sector innovation and small enterprise. Tatiana is Canadian, based in Amsterdam.

Elena has joined Impact Hub in June 2022 as EU Fundraising Coordinator, after over 8 years of experience working as fundraiser in the development sector within International NGOs. In Impact Hub, she is working for the development and submission of proposals, facilitating and supporting internal processes and exchanges, strengthening partnerships and working in collaboration with the whole team, helping the network and its members to increase resources and opportunities to further boost our work in support of the Global impact economy.

Marine joined the Impact Hub Global Network as Global Programs Coordinator in June 2022. Based in London, she is currently overseeing some trans-local programs and coordinating Impact Hub’s growing global programs portfolio. Marine is passionate about building high-impact collaborations to reduce social inequalities and address major environmental challenges. Prior to joining Impact Hub, she worked at the OECD’s Social Economy and Innovation Unit, the Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs, and Ashoka. Marine holds a BA in Social Sciences, as well as a dual Masters’ degree in Public Policy and Public Administration from Sciences Po Paris and the London School of Economics.

Idelette is a South African strategist who believes in the power of creativity and that diversity
drives innovation. Over the last 8+ years, she’s worked with purpose-driven brands, social
innovators, big-thinkers, and community leaders to build human-centered experiences that
promote positive change. She takes on a strategic-creative approach when solving
problems and helps organizations integrate the 4 P’s – People, Planet, Purpose, Profits –
into the core of their business strategies. An experienced creative lead who thrives in fast-
paced environments, Idelette has developed international projects and has led multi-cultural
teams in 9+countries. Today, you can find her wandering the streets of Barcelona with her
Border Collie and sidekick, Kibo – forever on the lookout for creative inspiration and
collaborations that will lead to a better tomorrow

Luiz has joined the Impact Hub Company in 2022, coming previously from a local
Impact Hub team, acting as a Program Manager at Impact Hub Brasília since 2020.
Luiz holds a bachelor’s degree in political science and is very committed to the
environmental and climate causes. He has taken up various roles in the past working
in organizations such as AIESEC, Citizens Climate Lobby International, Zero Waste
Youth, Global Shapers etc. and now he is part of our Global Network Development
team.
Based in Brasília, Brazil, he is currently Global Capacity Building Coordinator.

Fenno brings 12+ years of brand, innovation, and communications experience. For the past years, he was the Director of Brand, and Communications at Pakhuis de Zwijger, the leading institute for social innovation & creativity in the Netherlands. Prior to this, he worked as brand & innovation lead both with various social enterprises and for-purpose brands as well as corporate clients. Fenno started his career at Microsoft Amsterdam, where he was leading for nearly 4 years their startup accelerator and other innovation initiatives. After these years he became fully dedicated as a social entrepreneur in engaging, translating, and activating social transitions and transformations in the impact sphere.

Fenno thrives best when he can unify his social impact work with the inspiration that comes from his (board) activities in creative industries, politics, and alternative culture.

Mariana first joined Impact Hub Company as a Global Communications Trainee in 2021 and re-joined us in 2022 as part of the Communications and Impact circles. She is supporting both teams with storytelling, digital content, and social media. She comes from an academic background of international relations, development and cooperation, having worked for UNESCO, Playing For Change, and other organizations that are dedicated to making this world a better place through education and culture. She’s enthusiastic about advancing inclusion and diversity and is excited to translate that commitment across all of our channels of communication. Mariana is Brazilian, but currently based in Lisbon, Portugal