Board Member

Hollis is an experienced board member with a diverse international background in both corporate and not-for-profit sectors. An ambidextrous thinker, innovative problem-solver, cross-fertilizer and rights advocate, she is a builder of opportunities as well as a trusted, sought after advisor.

A former McKinsey consultant who ran her own consulting firm for 15 years, Hollis advised top management of leading MNCโ€™s in growth strategy, innovation and co-creation for over two decades. (Sectors: Consumer goods & services, technology/electronics; not- for- profit, education & culture)

Below are some examples of Hollis’ Board roles:

Advisory, Supervisory and/or Executive Boards


Has served as member of:

  • Save the Children Netherlands (Board of Trustees; International Programs, Branding & Communication, Young Member Recruitment & Coach, May 2020-Nov 2023, see this post)
  • Human Rights Watch Netherlands Committee/Founding and Executive Committee Member; Chair of Outreach & Advocacy Sub-Committee (2009-2016); Chair and Founder of Human Rights Weekend @de Balie (2012-2016)
  • Ivy Circle Advisory Board (2011-2012)
  • Int’l School of Amsterdam (ISA) Strat. Planning Committee; Mission & Marketing Taskforces (2012-2015)
  • Philips DAP Innovation Board (2006-2007; start-up year)
  • McKinsey Alumni Board & Max Geldens Stichting Board (Foundation for Societal Renewal) (2002-2008)
  • Research Council for Industrial Design Engineering Faculty of Twente University (PhD prog.) (2008-2010)
  • Meer Dan Voetbal Stichting (KNVB) soccer ‘Think Tank’/foundation (2010-2012)
  • Amsterdam Worldwide (communications agency) Advisory Board (2009-2013)
  • Fleishman Hillard Europe (PR/communications firm) Advisory Board (2009-2010)