Femke Aarts has been Financial Director of NEN since 1 July 2019. She has extensive experience in rendering organisations more flexible and making finance and operations more useful to the strategy of organisations.
Up to 1 July 2019, Femke was Director of Finance and Operations and also Acting General Director at FNV. She had previously held a similar position with the Pantar Amsterdam Foundation. Femke has mainly worked for the government and social organisations.
'I think it is important to be able to make a contribution to society based on my expertise. I strive to realise the vision together with the entire organisation. As an organisation, you must remain relevant by constantly innovating. In order to do this, I continuously translate the needs of the outside world into internal processes and systems. Openness and transparency are essential for me in this role.'
Femke graduated from Radboud University Nijmegen in 1997, specialising in Business Economics and Business Administration. She has also completed Certified Management Accountant (CMA) and Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) studies in the United States.