Caroline Visser

Caroline Visser (1968) studied business administration and completed a postgraduate course in Accountancy at VU University Amsterdam. 1 October 2016 Caroline Visser is appointed as the portfolio holder Operations and Finances within the Executive Board of NWO. Her first term ends 1 October 2021.

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From 1991 to 1998 she worked for Ernst & Young in Amsterdam. Subsequently Caroline worked for Reed Elsevier in Amsterdam and in London until 2007. Her last appointment there was Chief Financial Officer of the scientific division. From 2008 onwards she worked for the Dutch office of the World Wildlife Fund, first as CFO (Chief Financial Officer) and then as COO (Chief Operating Officer). In 2015 she made the switch to the worldwide WWF organisation in Geneva where she led the design and implementation of the reorganisation of the nature conservancy organisation and the worldwide WWF secretariat.