Marieke Devillé, MA Modern History, M.Sc. Violence, Conflict and Development, Social Development Expert
Marieke Devillé is a partner at hera with a background in social science.
She has a wide range of experience in project management, strategy development and evaluations, including the operational and technical delivery of programmes that address complex global development issues in health and social development.
Marieke worked in different small and large-scale international development organisations as a project officer, finance officer and team manager.
For the past twelve years, she worked as an international development consultant and partner for hera and is very well acquainted with the hera values, its culture, operations, staff and partners.
She has been a hera partner since 2014 and a Board member since 2019.
Marieke was appointed Director by the hera partners in 2021, and her primary responsibilities include the operations of the organisation, including all administrative and financial management and the office. She works across the organisation in close collaboration with the CEO, partners, associates, project officers, and finance and communication officers. She ensures that hera provides the best possible service to our clients and partners and that the organisation contributes to delivering the right to health and development for all.
Marieke has a master’s degree in conflict violence and development from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) and is fluent in Dutch, English, French, Spanish and Portuguese.