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Amsterdam Hub

We are the Amsterdam Hub of the Global Shapers Community, the worldwide community for leaders between 18-30 years old of the World Economic Forum. The maximum age to apply is 27 years old! Our mission is to help each other realize our dreams for a better society. We empower and strengthen initiatives that improve our local and global communities by providing them energy, ideas and access. "Each other" are now Amsterdam Shapers, and we want to extend this to Shapers worldwide and anyone in Amsterdam with a great initiative. Our key focus areas are sustainability, social empowerment and applied science. 

We recruit new members every year starting in October, so keep an eye out on our social media channels. Alternatively, indicate your interest below and receive an email when our recruitment cycle starts. The process consists of a recruitment event, a written application and an interview round. Looking forward to working with you! Want to join our hub? Keep an eye on our website for recruitment dates and guidelines Application requests sent outside the recruitment period will not be considered.Contact us with general inquiries at 

28 members


Karima Almoujy

Joined 14 Dec 2020


Erben Oosting

Joined 20 Dec 2020

Impact Officer

Matthijs Germs

Joined 2 Sep 2019

Advisory Council

Nupur Ruchika Kohli

Joined 19 Jan 2018

Simone Boes

Joined 2 Jan 2022

Sofie Boom

Joined 6 Jan 2022

Andre Damian

Joined 15 Dec 2019

Phoebe Dodds

Joined 30 Dec 2021

Sauraj Gambhir

Joined 31 Dec 2021

Laura Grootenboer

Joined 3 Jan 2022

Cheyenne Haatrecht

Joined 21 Dec 2019

Dominik Härtl

Joined 12 Dec 2020

Danielle Henriquez

Joined 31 May 2020

Gijs Hoonhout

Joined 13 Dec 2020

Camila Hurtado

Joined 20 Oct 2017

Iram Intiaz

Joined 5 Apr 2018

Tasneem Kakal

Joined 14 Mar 2017

Naz Kawan

Joined 12 Dec 2020

Olya Krestyaninova

Joined 5 Jan 2017

Gilberto Morishaw

Joined 28 Jan 2019

Lizan Nijkrake

Joined 29 Jan 2019

Ana Ramos Barretto

Joined 15 Dec 2019

Gagan Reddy

Joined 10 Feb 2020

Tamara Reinwald

Joined 28 Jun 2020

Alphonse Vial

Joined 19 Jan 2018

Navodinee Wickramanayake

Joined 14 Dec 2020

Lusine Yeghiazaryan

Joined 3 Jan 2022

Founding Curator

Katrin Ley

Joined 19 Nov 2012

Interested in joining? Apply today to join our hub.