Hans is the President of MPE since October 2016.
He works as a patient-advocate in the field of healthcare on projects that support and empower cancer patients and patient groups. Before he was diagnoses multiple myeloma, he was a school teacher at first, and later educational consultant, interim manager and trainer in courses for school leaders and boards of educational institutes. He achieved a Master in Educational Sciences at the University of Amsterdam (in 1995), and continued for a period his research in a PhD-direction, but choose at some moment for designing and leading MD-courses (Management Development) for several companies for many years.
Ron is the Vicepresident of MPE since July 2017.
Johannes is the Treasurer of MPE since October 2016.
Despite a seemingly numbers and results driven career, Johannes cares deeply about people and values. He is a keen supporter of humanitarian and ecological causes and gives the best he can to be a good citizen of the world.
Kristina joined the MPE Board as its Secretary in October 2016.
She is currently the Executive Director of Slovenian lymphoma and leukemia patient association, L&L and also a president of ONKO NET – association of Slovenian cancer patient organizations as well as a president of the representatives of the patients at the Oncology Institute of Ljubljana.
Biljana is a Board member of MPE since July 2017.
Lisa is a board member since April 2018.
Lisa holds a master’s degree from the University of Munich and a post-graduate degree as information manager. During her former business career she worked her last 20 years as a senior manager in the finance and insurance industry. Feeling deeply obliged to the myeloma community, Lisa is committed to bring to MPE her long term information and communication expertise intern and extern alike as well as her management experience in business and non-profit organizations.
Riikka-Leena is a board member since April 2018.
Riikka-Leena graduated from the University of Turku with a master’s degree in Geography. She has also studied Journalism at the University of Tampere.