Our Team

Our team has consisted of a group of social enthusiasts from 11 nationalities. They create HOPE! 


Javier Gonzalez Nuñez



Sébastien de Beauffort


educational consultant

Jessica Tomann

Camps Relationship Manager

team member of hope

Ruth Fuente

Academics and Program Manager

legal advisor

Pierrick Harant

Head of Legal & Strategic Projects

project manager

Kalkidan Kasahun

Project Manager

communications strategist

AhmadReza Ghani

Head of Communications

cooking program

Louange Coralie Gatoto

Cooking Program Manager


Valeria Blanco

Head of Partnerships

sales training

Yelena Kim

Central Asia Visibility Manager


Ines Belkhodja

Finance & Fundraising Manager

Board of Advisors

This board is consisted of professionals and consultants in different fields, who advise the team on projects.

Hakki Arikan

Marketing & Communications Consultant

Manolo Garbayo

Social Entrepreneur

Jan Jonckheere

International Business Consultant

Executive Academic Board

It’s a high-profile helping hand for HOPE. Members of the board help us connect to universities and also review and enrich the content of the courses. 

Marta Vernet Yll

The American School of Barcelona

Juha Perälampi

Qatar University

Bhumika Gupta

Institut Mines-Télécom Business School

Bhimaraya Metri

Indian Institute of Management Nagpur