Facilitating thoughtful,
effective giving to Europe and Africa.



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Board of Directors

Peter Piot (Chair)

Director of the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine,
Former Executive Director of UNAIDS and Under Secretary-General of the United Nations

Jendayi Frazer (Vice-Chair)

President and CEO of 50 Ventures, LLC,
Former Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs,
Former Ambassador of the United States to South Africa

Evaristus Mainsah (Secretary)

GM, Cloud Pak Ecosystem, IBM Cloud & Cognitive Software,
Former General Auditor of IBM

Luc Tayart de Borms (Treasurer)

Managing Director of the King Baudouin Foundation (Belgium),
Former Chair of the European Foundation Center

Maryan Ainsworth

Curator of European paintings at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Suzy Antounian

Former Chief Operating Officer of the World Affairs Council of Northern California

Guillaume Bastiaens

Former Vice Chairman of Cargill

Ahmed Fahim

Managing Partner at Alapointe Capital,
Former Managing Director at Citigroup, Merrill Lynch and Morgan Stanley

Elisabeth Kvitashvili

Vice Chair of Give2Asia,
Retired Senior Foreign Service Officer at USAID

Thomas Leysen

Chairman of the King Baudouin Foundation (Belgium),
Chairman of Umicore and Mediahuis, Former Chairman of KBC Group

Jean-Arthur Régibeau

Ambassador of Belgium to the United States

Board Committees

Investment Committee

Ahmed Fahim (Chair), Managing Partner at Apapointe Capital

Katrien Carbonez, Partner, Investment Banking Division at Goldman Sachs

Daan Struyven, Senior Economist at Goldman Sachs

Vanessa Vanacker, Managing Director at Morgan Stanley, Fixed Income Division

Jean Paul Warmoes, Executive Director of KBFUS

Art Advisory Committee

Peter C. Sutton (Chair)Former Executive Director of the Bruce Museum

Maryan Ainsworth, Curator of European paintings at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Katelijne De Backer, Former Executive Director of The Armory Show

Olivier Meslay, Director of the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute

Yvette Mutumba, Co-founder and Editor-in-Chief of Contemporary And (C&)

Emily Sano, Former Director of the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco, Senior Advisor for Asian Art at the San Antonio Museum of Art 

Anna Swinbourne, Former Curator at the Museum of Modern Art, Executive Director of the Hill-Stead Museum

Nominating and Compensation Committee

Peter Piot (Chair)

Suzy Antounian 

Thomas Leysen

Audit Committee

Guillaume Bastiaens

Evaristus Mainsah

Grants Committee

Luc Tayart de Borms (Chair)

Maryan Ainsworth

Elisabeth Kvitashvili