Honorary Board Members

His Royal Highness, Prince Carlos de Bourbon de Parme

In the last twenty years, H.R.H. Prince Carlos de Bourbon de Parme has distinguished himself as an unofficial but daring and effective diplomat for sustainable development and Circular Economy in The Netherlands and abroad. He recognizes the special message of the documentary “Normal is Over” and the impact it could have on modern societies worldwide. He is fully convinced that in rough times, it’s these kinds of documentaries that offer an anchor and guidance. He is proud to be one of the ambassadors and committed to spread the message to as many organizations and businesses as possible.

Professor Ir. N.D. (Klaas) van Egmond

Klaas van Egmond (1946) is currently emeritus Faculty Professor Geosciences at Utrecht University, the Netherlands. He started his career with research on environmental pollution. Since 1988 he was Director Environment at the National Health & Environment RIVM-institute and since 2004 Director of the National Environmental Assessment Agency; in these functions he was advisor to the Dutch Cabinet of Ministers and members of parliament. More recently Klaas van Egmond has undertaken studies into the social, cultural, ethical and economic-financial aspects of the sustainability problem, the results are published in peer reviewed journals of different disciplines and in the Palgrave Macmillan book ‘Sustainable Civilization’; see also www.klaasvanegmond.nl

Cor Hellingmans

Cor is the co-founder of Hellingman Bunders lawyers, a law firm specialized in intellectual property, entertainment, sports and media law (among others). Cor has been involved with Renée’s ventures as a filmmaker for many years. Avid reader and philosopher.

Sjoerd Riedstra

Sjoerd is sustainability and tax adviser at MTH accountants & advisers. In addition to his client-facing role, Sjoerd is also in charge of the firm’s sustainability and IT strategies. He has a wealth of experience serving as a treasurer on the boards of various non-profit organizations.