Team

HE currently has a team of thirty people, from there are five or six people active in each project country. They are responsible for supporting our entrepreneurs.

*Board member of HE. The supervisory board does not receive remuneration.

Joost van Engen*

Founder of HE / Chairman - Country Director Uganda

"Access to basic health care in remote areas is the key to both development and empowerment"

Cees Rustenhoven*

Finance / Treasurer

“HE has a proven business model that really contributes to the sustainable improvement of the lives of poor people. I’m convinced that creating business is the correct way to fight poverty. “

Germaine van Teeffelen

Country Director

For Healthy Entrepreneurs Kenya

Tosca Terra

Business Development

"I work for HE as we don’t see the bottom of the pyramid as a poor and pitied group, but provide them with tools and a framework to gain income and become teachers in health themselves."

Thijs Bergervoet

IT Projects and Marketing

"At HE we are always looking for innovative ways to use technology to support our entrepreneurs. The health products they sell go hand in hand together with the right information and advice."

Leadership Team Uganda

Desmond Owiyo

Operations Manager

Charity Mwebaza

Finance Manager

Andrew Singe

Pharmacist / Procurement

Fiona Akello

Warehouse Manager

Team Kenya

Kibet Korir

Finance Manager

Tinka Langendam

Pilot Programme Manager

Martha Oyugi

Warehouse Manager

Team Tanzania

Stan Mashamba

Operations Manager

Betrina Respicious Bishubo

Finance Manager