Our people

Kitty  von Bertele




  • Western Europe

Impact Areas

  • Civic Empowerment
  • Data & Digital Rights
  • Independent Media


Kitty von Bertele


Kitty focuses on policy, advocacy, and related investments in Europe.

Prior to joining Luminate, Kitty was at the UK Department for International Development, where she developed and implemented their digital strategy. Before that she worked at the Open Government Partnership. Kitty has also served in various other roles in the UK government, including Senior Policy Adviser for transparency and open data in the Cabinet Office, where she managed the team responsible for open data policy across government.