Our Team


Sofia Monsalve

Secretary General
Executive Coordination team

Martin Gerdemann

Finance and Projects
Executive Coordination team

Yifang Slot Tang

Case Work and Research/ Asia
Executive Coordination team

Wilma Strothenke

Executive Coordination team

Ana Maria Suarez Franco

Accountability and Monitoring
(Geneva Office)
Executive Coordination team

Stephan Backes

Extraterritorial Obligations/ Europe

Felipe Bley-Folly

Justiciability/ Indigenous Peoples

Alejandra del Rey

Communications and Campaigns

Isabelle Grieb


Valentin Hategekimana

Migration / Africa

Glory Lueong

Natural Resources/ Africa
(On maternity leave in 2019)

Emily Mattheisen

Accountability, Monitoring and Advocacy

Laura Michéle

Nutrition and Food Systems

Alejandra Morena

Monitoring/ Agroecology/ Central America

Andrea Nuila

Women's Rights / HR Defenders / Justiciability

Sabine Pabst

Environmental and Climate Destruction/ Asia

Philip Seufert

Natural Resources/ Financialization

Jannette van Poppel

Project and Finance/ Administration

Ayushi Kalyan


Angelica Castañeda Flores

Justiciability / Dismantling of democracy / Latin America