Staff, management and board

Below you will find an organisation overview of our staff members and members of the boards of directors.

 

General Managers of FRES companies

The General Managers of the FRES companies lead all local operations and are responsible for daily affairs.

Formation:  
Djibril Séméga General Manager Yeelen Kura, Mali
Michelle Makoni General Manager NuRa, South Africa
Bourama Keita General Manager Yeelen Ba, Burkina-Faso
Joselyne B. Musiime General Manager FRES Uganda Ltd., Uganda
Archives Fernandes General Manager FRES Guiné-Bissau, Guinea Bissau

FRES Netherlands Staff

FRES Netherlands works with a small team of paid staff members. These employees receive a salary in line with the market. Besides this, FRES works with voluntary experts and interns who support our activities. Where appropriate they receive payments for expenses.

Formation:  
Coen de Ronde Managing Director
Marion Sinha Program Manager
Michiel Leunis Group Controller
Mark van Niekerk Regional Operations Manager
Martijn Schootstra Technical Advisor
Symon Miedema Regional Operations Manager
Anouk Verbraak Office Manager

FRES Board of Directors

The FRES Board of Directors is responsible for the development of the FRES policy, strategy and the realisation of budget, targets and results. The board members work on a voluntary basis. They can receive a compensation for the expenses made when performing their work for FRES. This on production of supporting documents and within the budget that has been agreed upon.

Formation:  
Wim Plaizier President
Paul Gaalman Treasurer
Serge Leijten Operations
Peter Smink Board Member
Paul Hol Board Member
Wim Sinke Board Member
Lidwien Schils Board Member

Company Boards of Directors

The Company Boards of Directors supervises the policy, strategy and the realisation of budget, targets and results of the FRES companies. All members of the Company Boards of Directors are nominated by FRES except the members for the NuRa (South Africa) board. Two of those members are nominated by Nuon and one by FRES. The company board members work on a voluntary basis. They receive a compensation for expenses, when necessary.

Board of Directors for NuRa, South Africa:  
Coen de Ronde Chairman
Bart Blokland Board member (on behalf of REESET)
Mark van Niekerk Board Member
Michelle Makoni Board Member
   

Board of Directors for Yeelen Kura, Mali:
 
Coen de Ronde Chairman
Djibril Séméga Board Member
Symon Miedema Board Member
   
   

Board of Directors for Yeelen Ba, Burkina Faso:
 
Coen de Ronde Chairman
Bourama Keita Board Member
Symon Miedema Board Member
   
   

Board of Directors for FRES Uganda Ltd., Uganda:
 
Coen de Ronde Chairman
Joselyne B. Musiime Board Member
Mark van Niekerk Board Member
   
   

Board of Directors for FRES Guinea-Bissau Ltd., Guinea-Bissau:
 
Coen de Ronde Chairman
Archives Fernandes Board Member
Symon Miedema Board Member
   
   

Shareholders structure of FRES companies

 


Code of conduct and business ethics

Foundation Rural Energy Services (FRES) conducts its business with integrity and honesty, in full compliance with applicable laws and ethical standards. This Code of Conduct and Business Ethics reflects FRES’s core values and provides guidance to employees and other stakeholders on important ethical issues in a business environment.

See our Code of conduct-document >>