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The FSFE Team

These people are working for and with the FSFE on a regular basis, so they have been given permanent responsibilities and authorities for certain areas.

Executive Council

The Executive Council is responsible for larger budgeting questions and the implementation of strategic guidelines.

Matthias KirschnerMatthias KirschnerPresidentFull-time employee

Heiki LõhmusHeiki LõhmusVice President

Patrick OhneweinPatrick OhneweinFinancial Officer, Coordinator Italy

Central teams

Here you can find people working on day to day tasks of the organisation on a voluntary or paid basis around core issues, as well as the members of the legal association. You can either see everyone working in these groups, or see a selection.

Carsten AggerCarsten AggerCoordinator Denmark

Marta AndreoliMarta AndreoliDeputy Coordinator ItalyContractor

Carmen Bianca BakkerCarmen Bianca BakkerCoordinator REUSE SoftwareContractor

Luca BonissiLuca BonissiDeputy Coordinator Translations

Christian BusseChristian Busse

Lina CeballosLina CeballosProject ManagerFull-time employee

Gian-Maria DaffréGian-Maria DaffréCoordinator Switzerland, Deputy Coordinator Zurich

Erik Da SilvaErik Da SilvaDeputy Coordinator France

Darragh ElliottDarragh ElliottInternFull-time employee

Albert DenggAlbert DenggSystem Administrator

Tobias DiekershoffTobias DiekershoffSystem Administrator, Coordinator WebmastersFull-time employee

Nicole FaerberNicole Faerber

Ana GalanAna GalanSenior Project ManagerFull-time employee

Georg C. F. GreveGeorg C. F. GreveFounding President

Torsten GroteTorsten Grote

Ralf HerselRalf HerselDeputy Coordinator Switzerland, Coordinator Zurich

Henning FehrHenning FehrOffice CoordinatorPart-time employee

Francesca IndoratoFrancesca IndoratoOffice AssistantPart-time employee

Liv DywanLiv DywanDeputy Coordinator FSFE Women

Antje KazimiersAntje KazimiersCoordinator FSFE Women

Matthias KirschnerMatthias KirschnerPresidentFull-time employee

Gabriel Ku Wei BinGabriel Ku Wei BinProgramme ManagerFull-time employee

Lucas LasotaLucas LasotaProgramme ManagerPart-time employee

Vincent LequertierVincent LequertierDeputy Coordinator France

Heiki LõhmusHeiki LõhmusVice President

Irakli MaisuradzeIrakli MaisuradzeSystem AdministratorPart-time employee

Polina MalajaPolina Malaja

Max MehlMax MehlSystem Administrator

Bonnie MehringBonnie MehringCoordinator TranslationsPart-time employee

Reinhard MüllerReinhard Müller

Johannes NäderJohannes NäderCoordinator Germany, Senior Project ManagerPart-time employee

André OckersAndré OckersCoordinator Translations (Dutch), Deputy Coordinator Netherlands

Patrick OhneweinPatrick OhneweinFinancial Officer, Coordinator Italy

Jithendra PalepuJithendra PalepuProject ManagerPart-time employee

Giacomo PoderiGiacomo Poderi

Dario PresuttiDario PresuttiProject ManagerFull-time employee

Nico RikkenNico RikkenCoordinator Netherlands

Nikos RoussosNikos RoussosCoordinator Greece

Hugo RoyHugo RoyCoordinator France, Coordinator Paris

Alexander SanderAlexander SanderSenior Policy ConsultantContractor

Henrik SandklefHenrik Sandklef

Linus SehnLinus SehnSystem Administrator

Niharika SinghalNiharika SinghalProject ManagerContractor

Øjvind Fritjof ArnfredØjvind Fritjof ArnfredDeputy Coordinator Denmark

Florian SnowFlorian SnowTechnical Advisor, Coordinator FranconiaPart-time employee

Linda WagenerLinda WagenerOffice CoordinatorPart-time employee

Fernanda WeidenFernanda Weiden

Christian WiderströmChristian WiderströmCoordinator Austria

Local Teams

Are you looking for a local contact to get active, or just to learn more about Free Software and the FSFE? In more and more European cities, local FSFE groups form to make a difference. To see if there is already a group in your area, please visit our local groups overview.