Sophie is a political economist and co-founder and director of Commons Network. She has been active in civil society for over 15 years, working from a feminist perspective on ideas, proposals and projects for a post-growth economy.Thomas de GrootCo-director
Thomas is an activist, writer and policy advisor. He is also our co-director. Thomas has an academic background in China Studies and he worked in journalism, advertising and politics.Alba Garcia TombasIntern
Alba is a student and activist, finishing her Global Sustainability bachelor’s at Utrecht University. During her internship, she will be involved in various projects: helping in organise events, updating the website, and conducting her thesis research.Diane GolenvauxProject officer on Degrowth and Local Currencies
Diane has conducted research on community currencies and has been involved in various forms of activist organising. She is interested in degrowth, monetary transformation and post-capitalist finance.