Jaap Dijkstra

Dijkstra Jaap

The Broker Board

Acting Chair and Treasurer

Jaap Dijkstra is Acting Chair and Treasurer of Stichting IDP | The Broker.


Presently Jaap is a member of the supervisory Board of Zorgbelang Zuid-Holland, chairperson of the Institutional Client Board of Topaz and treasurer of the Belangenvereniging Pensioengerechtigden of the pension fund Zorg en Welzijn.


Jaap is a former General Director of Hivos and Deputy Director and policy officer for Western Africa at SNV. He started his career as an SNV policy advisor at the West Cameroon Credit Union League. In addition, he was chairman of the Dutch MDG-Platform / EEN, the Alliance 2015 and the Association of Investors for Sustainable Development (VBDO), formerly he was also member of the board at Eurostep. Jaap received his MA in Economic Sociology in 1970.