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Kitty von Bertele

Principal

Kitty  von Bertele

Location

London

Region

  • Western Europe

Function

  • Grants & Investments

Impact Areas

  • Civic Empowerment
  • Data & Digital Rights
  • Independent Media

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Kitty von Bertele

Principal

Kitty sources and manages Luminate’s grants in Western Europe and supports efforts to strengthen the environment for our strategy in the UK, Germany, and France.

Prior to joining Luminate, Kitty spent eight years working for the British government, most recently in the Department for International Development, where she developed and implemented their digital strategy. Before that she worked for the Open Government Partnership. Kitty also held other roles in the civil service: in the Cabinet Office as a senior policy adviser on transparency and open data, as a private secretary to the Minster for the Cabinet Office, and in the Judicial Appointments Commission.

Location

London

Region

  • Western Europe

Function

  • Grants & Investments

Impact Areas

  • Civic Empowerment
  • Data & Digital Rights
  • Independent Media

Connect