We are Triggerise

116 brilliant people strong

25 cities we call home

10 different mother tongues

5 years of making change for good

1 shared goal

We’re on a mission

We’re on a mission to trigger millions of positive life choices by young people and make an unsurpassed impact on global health and wellbeing.

We’re a global not-for-profit headquartered in Amsterdam. We kicked off with big ambitions in 2014 and now operate in eight markets, with offices and on-the-ground staff around the globe. And we’re not stopping here: our teams and positive impact are expanding by the minute.

Explore where our offices and on-the-ground teams are working to trigger change for good.

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  • Operations
  • Office
  • Office & Operation

Supervisory Board

The Triggerise Supervisory Board helps fulfil our mission by providing guidance and oversight. It comprises highly accomplished professionals who donate their time and share their expertise in delivering impact at scale using technology and innovation.

Lisa Simutami

(Chapel Hill, NC, USA), is the chair of our supervisory board since inception. Lisa is the COO of Ipas, and previously served as Regional Director at Population Services International.

Leslie Pascaud

(New York, NJ, USA), leads Branding for Good and has been working on innovation projects in the USA, Europe and Asia for over 20 years.

Miles Kemplay

(London, UK), is leading adolescent sexual and reproductive health work as Executive Director with Children’s Investment Fund Foundation since 2016. He has spent over a decade working for global health, development and private sector organisations.

Werner Strydom

(Amsterdam, The Netherlands), heads up the Advanced Technology & Innovation unit within the Office of the CTO at Irdeto. He has 30 years of experience in the field of cybersecurity and leads software development, technology research, and innovation teams.

Leontine Gast

(Amsterdam, The Netherlands) is the CEO of The Terrace. She works in strategy, branding and communication with retail and consumer goods organisations.

Julia Sakovska

(Breda, The Netherlands), FCCA, serves as a CFO on the Managing Board of Van Tilburg-Bastianen Group, one of the most prominent businesses in the mobility services industry. Julia has 25 years of finance and accounting experience gained at KPMG Audit, DLL (Rabobank Group) and Athlon International.

Board of Directors

Our Directors lead Triggerise - setting its vision, shaping its strategy, managing its operations and inspiring its people.

Benoit Renard

Director of Triggerise Stichting, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Co-founder

Cape Town, South Africa

Benoit co-founded Triggerise in 2014. He has a background in Marketing, having worked for nonprofit and for-profit organisations in France and Africa. He manages and oversees operations, leading the development of all the Triggerise ecosystems.

Richard Matikanya

Director of Triggerise Stichting and Chief Operating Officer (COO)

Nairobi, Kenya

Richard is responsible for the Triggerise platform. He leads project implementation in African countries, having a background in global health program design, management, monitoring and evaluation.

Our People

Our people and their commitment to our vision move us forward every day. Here are some of the faces that are working hard behind the scenes to create big impact.

Admilo

Data Scientist and Lead

Porto, Portugal

Arika

Product Owner – TikoSystem

Porto, Portugal

Asgar

Tiko System Manager

Jaipur, India

Brian

Country Programme Manager

Bungoma, Kenya

Caroline Mutua

Product Owner – Data

Nairobi, Kenya

Jesse

Country Lead and Director – Kenya

Nairobi, Kenya

Kalkidan

Tiko System Manager

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Lidya

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Country Lead – Ethiopia

Maria

Associate Technical Advisor

Yaounde, Cameroon

Marylou

Strategy Manager

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Nathalie-Ann

Global Technical Advisor

Nairobi, Kenya

Nelson

Chief Technology Officer

Cape Town, South Africa

Nienke

Chief Finance Officer

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Payal

Country Lead and Director – India

New Delhi, India

Ritu

Administrative Assistant

New Delhi, India

Roxy

Global Recruiter

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Sam

Business Development Lead

New York, USA

Samuel

Backend Developer

Lisbon, Portugal

Shrey

Corporate Communications Officer

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Thera

Human Resource Manager

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Reports & resources

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