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Phone: +32 2 274 25 70

Katarína Bartovičová
Fundraising Manager

Katarina is responsible for developing relationships and raising funds from foundations, companies, individuals and other sources. Before joining EDRi, she had over a decade of nonprofit experience working with individual, institutional and corporate donors, primarily at Greenpeace Central and Eastern Europe and at the Slovak Fundraising Centre.
(Languages: Slovakian, English)
PGP: C10D 6D34 701F 15B0 AB08 A48D 66D7 C585 AAAB 8415
Andreea Belu
Campaigns and Communications Manager

Andreea’s life goal is to ensure EDRi’s work is chewable & digestible for the wide public. She is responsible for developing the network’s campaign infrastructure and often co-organises EDRi’s events. In the past, she was the Board Director of the Danish NGO Oi4P, interviewed for and worked in a PET Startup. She has a Master in Business and Philosophy from Copenhagen Business School. Tweets as @EveDaRib.
(Languages: Romanian, English, Spanish, Danish)

PGP: 66B2 48F0 35D5 C203 6561 70EE 0297 F83C C819 D5BF
Chloé Berthélémy
Policy Advisor

Chloé helps the policy team to develop positions on intermediary liability and content moderation online, cross-border access to data, and surveillance. She is also supporting EDRi’s campaigning efforts around the 2019 European elections. Before joining EDRi, she was advocating for youth rights at European level. In her free time, she is active in several environmental and feminist social movements.
(Languages: French, English, German)

PGP: 2BFD E5C3 E6E3 6F6E C4E6 0C7F 80E4 3DF9 13C1 BFB6
Jean Duclos
Finance and Administration Officer

Jean is responsible for the day-to-day management in the EDRi office, including finances and HR. He has a Master degree in European affairs from the IEE-ULB.
(Languages: French, English)

PGP: B8F4 7BD8 22FA 6D36 B802 F921 7453 8058 35DA 0BB4
Claire Fernandez
Executive Director

Claire is in charge of EDRi’s leadership, mission and strategy, financial sustainability and oversight, and the daily management of the operations. Before joining EDRi, she worked as the Deputy Director of the European Network Against Racism (ENAR), and prior to that as an independent human rights consultant, and as an adviser to the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights, and represented the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) in Bosnia and Kosovo. She holds a Master degree in Human Rights from the Robert Schuman University in Strasbourg, France.
(Languages: French, English, Serbo-Croatian)

PGP: 8C04 0EDA 7D93 8FEE 5A6C 7984 6AA8 2F3C 236C BE38
Ella Jakubowska
Policy and Campaigns Officer

Ella’s role includes working on facial and biometric recognition, supporting the Policy team with a wide range of policy files, coordinating with European officials and writing the weekly policy report for the EDRi network. Before EDRi, she completed her Masters degree in Human Rights with a focus on algorithmic decision-making, and worked in digital transformation.
(Languages: English, French[ish])

PGP: 8B92 3E96 4E53 83F3 2F92 240A F53D 739E CFDA 2711
Diego Naranjo
Head of Policy

Diego is a lawyer with a human rights background. He advocates for the protection of fundamental rights and freedoms online in the fields of data protection, privacy and copyright and has dealt with the debates around GDPR, ePrivacy, data retention, PNR and the copyright Directive, among other files. In 2017 he was appointed by the Spanish Ministry of Energy, Tourism and Digital Agenda to become part of their expert group on digital rights.
(Languages: Spanish, English, French)
PGP: 9A62 189E DB31 1798 6A8E FD45 E320 B10D 3493 8C21
Jan Penfrat
Senior Policy Advisor

Jan is in charge of platform regulation, cross-border access to data (“e-evidence”), online disinformation, surveillance and telecommunications. In the past, he was a freelance technology reporter at the German IT magazine where he covered internet regulation, IT security and open source software. He started his career as a policy consultant for the lobbying firm EUTOP and was a co-founder of the Privacy Training Center.
(Languages: German, English, French)
PGP: E19B D0B9 6467 5B97 395F 117A CE16 0278 1398 FFE6
Guillermo Peris
Community Coordinator

Guillermo’s main goal is to facilitate the synergies among EDRi members and observers and making sure the different organisations that constitute EDRi work in the best possible conditions. He is also constantly looking for new organisations in order to recruit them to join the EDRi family. If you’d like to join us, he’s the one you should talk to. In his free time he loves drinking beer, reading whatever falls in his hands on science fiction or mythology and have heated conversations about politics.
(Languages: Spanish, English, French)
PGP: 5C5C 52B1 9CDA 55A4 03DF 1F90 F344 995F EC18 1FF5

Gail Rego
Senior Communications and Media Manager

Gail is responsible for promoting the work of the EDRi network, improving the communication and brand of EDRi as well as developing stronger relationships with media and the press specifically. Previously, she worked as the Head of Communications at Missing Children Europe and Communications and Partnerships Manager at the European Venture Philanthropy Network. Gail is passionate about building bridges between the tech sector, digital rights spaces and social justice causes. She volunteers with Young Feminist Europe and People of Colour Brussels. She has a Communications degree in TV and Video production. Tweets as @Gail4impact.
(Languages: English, Hindi, Spanish, French)


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