Our community

Impact Hub Amsterdam is part of the global network with 100+ Impact Hub locations worldwide and more than 16,000 members. Our members work towards enabling tangible positive impact, guided by the SDGs. When you join our community you can connect with and work alongside inspiring entrepreneurs, investors, change makers, corporate partners and unlikely allies in an energetic environment. Read on and meet some of these entrepreneurs...



Frank Michel

The textile and footwear industries have a large environmental footprint and poor chemical management can result in damage to…

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Wendelien Hebly & Mariah Mansvelt Beck

Yoni is on a mission to revolutionise the tampon industry. They are all about rethinking periods and breaking taboos. Yoni be…

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Rebecca Wiering & Jennifer Breaton

Zeewaar founded the 1st seaweed farm in the Netherlands in 2013 and that was the first step in the development of what they c…

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Baptiste Carriere-Pradal_Sustainable Apparel Coalition | Impact Hub Amsterdam | Next Level Sustainable Fashion

Baptiste Carriere-Pradal

SAC focuses on transforming the industry so that everyone can benefit from reduced risk as well as efficiency in the future. …

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Ruben Walker

African Clean Energy is on its way to create a worldwide cooking revolution. Cooking on open fires has severe 

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Tim Manschot

Heroes & Friends is a crowdsourcing platform for change makers. Heroes are people who dare to make the difference they wa…

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Stephanie Akkaoui Hughes_Akka Architects | Impact Hub Amsterdam

Stephanie Hughes

AKKA is a team of architects, engineers, designers, urbanists, strategists and thinkers, specialised in designing spaces that…

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Bardia Alaee

Skytree uses space technology for CO2 supply, extraction & purification applications ranging from aircos to aquariums.

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Marten Susebeek_Susteq_Impact Hub Amsterdam

Marten Susebeek

Reliable water access with Susteq We support water organizations with installation of pre paid meters in rural and urb…

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Ambassadors for our impact areas

robert van boesschoten

Robert van Boesschoten

After an extensive career in multinationals such as Nike and Vodafone, Robert decided to start a business with impact. He bel…

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zhi li

Zhi Li

Zhi is a public health focused social entrepreneur with a background in psychology. She grew up in China and finished her mas…

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nicolien zuijdgeest

Nicolien Zuijdgeest

Nicolien is an Arabist who works in training and facilitation. She enjoys connecting people and building bridges. In the past…

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julio furtado

Julio Furtado

Júlio is Impact Hub's ambassador for startups working on sustainable tourism. Although he has a legal background, he fe…

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lucia luce

Lucia Luce

As our Fashion Ambassador, Lucia is the link between the Impact Hub community and the Impact Hub team. As a f…

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