As of February 1, 2016 Lindy van Vliet starts at KIT as Head of KIT Health. Lindy brings considerable expertise and management experience in international development, both in the field and in the Netherlands.
She will succeed dr Egbert Sondorp, who is currently acting Head.
Lindy has spent a large part of her career at Oxfam, where she held several positions. Her last position was Manager Oxfam Novib Impact Investments. At Oxfam she was a strong driver of innovation. At KIT her main tasks will be the external positioning of KIT Health and the development of its future strategy. She brings a lot of affinity and knowledge in the field of global health issues (especially SRHR).
“I feel very privileged to join KIT at this moment in its impressive history. I look forward to lead the Health team in strengthening existing work and exploring new opportunities to ensure access to quality health services for all, a cause that I feel very passionate about”.
KIT welcomes Lindy on board of KIT Management and looks forward to a fruitful cooperation.
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