Staff

Meet our people. The Finance Watch staff are organised into four teams: research, public affairs, communications and operations.

  • Benoît Lallemand

    Benoît Lallemand

    Secretary General


    +32 2 880 0430

    Benoît (Belgian) is our Secretary General. He is an expert in market infrastructure, asset servicing and data reporting. He has ten years' experie...

  • Christian M. Stiefmüller

    Christian M. Stiefmüller

    Senior Research and Advocacy Officer


    +32 2 880 0430

    Christian (Austrian) is responsible for Finance Watch's work on the banking sector. He graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a...

  • Rebecca Wood

    Rebecca Wood

    Senior Research and Advocacy Officer


    +32 (0)2 880 04 43

    Rebecca (British) leads on retail financial issues and the banking sector for Finance Watch. Rebecca has a wealth of experience in f...

  • Mireille J. Martini

    Mireille J. Martini

    Research and Advocacy Officer, Financial systems for sustainability


    +32 2 880 0430

    At Finance Watch, we believe that finance must change if it is to finance change. Our economies need to become sustainable, i.e. respectful of plan...

  • Nina Lazic

    Nina Lazic

    Research and Advocacy Officer, Financial systems for sustainability


    +32 (0)2 880 04 30

    Nina Lazic (Montenegrin) works on financial systems for sustainability. Before joining Finance Watch, Nina worked as a consultant in Brussels where...

  • Paul Fox

    Paul Fox

    Research and Advocacy Officer


    +32 (0)2 880 0432

    Paul (British) works on insurance issues for Finance Watch as part of the research and advocacy team. He has experience in financial serv...

  • Charlotte Geiger

    Charlotte Geiger

    Senior Communications Officer


    +32 (0)2 880 0441

    Charlotte (German) is responsible for press and communications at Finance Watch. She is a specialist in press relations, social and new media and p...

  • Shonan Kothari

    Shonan Kothari

    Campaigns and Communications Officer


    +32 (0)2 880 0440

    Shonan (Indian) is responsible for creating campaigns and communications strategies, which stimulate dialogue and build community.

    She draw...

  • Pablo Grandjean

    Pablo Grandjean

    Digital Communications


    +32 (0)2 880 0442

    Web 2.0 is much more than a technological phenomenon and its political potential is yet to be fully understood by Civil Society Organisations. Afte...

  • Giulia Porino

    Giulia Porino

    Membership, Outreach and Expertise Coordinator


    +32 2 880 0445

    Giulia (Italian) coordinates the activities of Finance Watch with its members and with a broader group of stakeholders, while expanding the outreac...

  • Christophe Gilson

    Christophe Gilson

    Finance & Operations Officer


    +32 2 880 0447

    Christophe (Belgian) is responsible for all financial and budget matters at Finance Watch since joining the team in Janu...

  • Ayda Kaplan

    Ayda Kaplan

    HR & Projects Officer


    +32 2 880 0436

    Belgian, academic researcher

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