The board of the Leiden University Fund (LUF) has appointed Siep Wijsenbeek as the new director of LUF. He takes up this post with effect from 1 February 2016. He comes from Deutsche Bank Asset & Wealth Management where he was responsible for wealth management for charitable and asset funds.
Leiden University Fund (LUF) is an independent organisation that was established in 1890 to further the quality of research and education at Leiden University. We award a variety of grants to Leiden University researchers and faculties, and we subsidise the appointment of LUF Professors. In addition, we enable Leiden University students to undertake activities that enhance their studies.
LUF also strives to maintain and strengthen the bond between Leiden University and its alumni. We organise various alumni events.
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