Jonas thrives on forging strong and lasting relationships with colleagues, partners, and the communities we serve.

Before joining the Foundation, Jonas spent 15 years as an expert strategist, communicator and management professional, helping leaders define goals and achieve results. With experience in finance, international affairs, non-profits and tech research, Jonas knows what it takes to drive impact across management, operations, public relations and service delivery.

Jonas is a life-long learner and holds a BA in Sociology from Bielefeld University, an MSc in Humanitarian Affairs from the University of Oxford, a second MSc in Public Management and Governance from the London School of Economics and Political Science and a third master’s degree in Creative Writing from UTS. He is also a certified financial adviser, project manager, and change manager and holds a Strategic Decision Making certificate from LSE.

Jonas loves the outdoors and dreams of hiking the entirety of the US Pacific Crest Trail.