The Green Hub Twente team consists of a diverse group of individuals, from different academic and cultural backgrounds. We believe that this is key to ensuring multiple perspectives on complex environmental issues, which transcend disciplines and geographical borders. We are united by our passion for sustainability, technology, and equality, and a drive to help shape the society of tomorrow.

On this page, you can find more information about the Green Hub Twente team and on what we can help you with.

Student Green Officers

Research & Education Student Officers
Ivona Glišić
Research & Education Officer

Studying BSc Chemical Science & Engineering

"Strive for the changes that will assure us, and our inheritors balanced and resilient lives."

Avinash Ghanta
Research & Education Officer || Research

Studying MSc Sustainable Energy Technology

"I would be your contact if you have any quires regarding research networking, database, UT researchers/ PhD/ Research groups working on sustainability and energy transition"

Benny Jabold
Research & Education Officer
Rinalds Kugis
Research & Education Officer || Clean Energy Innovations

Studying MSc Interaction Technology

"Reach out to me for anything energy related!"

Operations & Consulting Student Green Officers
Ashik Bhari Shivaprasad
Operations & Consulting Officer

Studying Msc GIS & Earth Observation

Alexey Chechin
Operations & Consulting Officer

Studying BSc Civil Engineering

Kaz Middelhoek
Operations & Consulting Officer

Studying MSc Biomedical Engineering

 "I'm the contact person for the sustainable operations of student organisations"

Juan Diego Alvear Cardenas
Operations & Consulting Officer
Victor Weber
Internal Operations & Consulting Officer

"I'm the contact person for CFM and stakeholders"

Marketing, Community & Communications Student Officers
Tommie Maas
Marketing, Community & Communication Officer

Studying MSc Sustainable Energy Technology

"I'm responsible for the branding strategy and creating visibility on campus"

Marlen Braun
Marketing, Community & Communication Officer

Studying MSc Psychology

"Reach out to me for anything social media – related, promoting your projects, or to have a chat about student activism at the UT"

Sterre van Arum
Marketing, Community & Communication Officer

Studying MSc Interaction Technology

"Coordinator of the Community Garden and contact point for sustainable projects"

Specialist Support Officers

Project Portfolio Manager
Efia Boakye Addo
Project Portfolio Manager

Studying MSc Geoinformation Science and Earth Observation

"Sustainability means living a lifestyle in which one considers the future generation and the environment (nature) within the actions of their everyday life"

UX/UI Design Officer
Gokul Sreenivas
UX/UI Design Officer

Studying MSc Interaction Technology

"I can help you create an effort less communication with your audience through website and digital mediums"

Graphic Design & Media Officer
Lukas Vugts
Graphic Design & Media Officer

Studying MSc Interaction Technology

"I'm happy to help you convey your message in a visual way!"  

Policy & Liaison Officer
Felix Klann
Policy & Liaison Officer

Studying MSc European Studies

" I am your contact if you need help navigating the sustainability stakeholders and policy of the University or Green Hub, or if you want to initially reach out to us!"  

Organisational Development & HR Officer
Amalia Bălan
Organisational Development & HR Officer

Studying BSc Communication Science

Portfolio Emails

  1. Research & Education : research-education-greenhub@utwente.nl
  2. Operational Sustainability : operational-greenhub@utwente.nl 
  3. Projects & Community: projects-greenhub@utwente.nl
  4. Communication : communications-greenhub@utwente.nl
  5. Entrepreneurship: entrepreneurs-greenhub@utwente.nl
  6. Specialist Support : support-greenhub@utwente.nl

Green Hub Coordinator

Alex Baker-Friesen Dr.
Green Hub Coordinator

Organisational transformation specialist with a background in complex systems, sustainability science, and the earth sciences.

"To me, Sustainability is the balanced state we reach once we are back in equilibrium with the natural environment as a species; we have to transform towards that state collectively with a holistic, inclusive and intersectional approach."