Reinout Meijnen was web editor at The Broker until January 2016. He helped redevelop The Broker website in 2011 and 2015. He was also involved in the development of several partner and project websites, such as the websites of the Food and Business Knowledge Platform, INCLUDE and ViaWater. Previously, he coordinated the Leiden Anthropology Blog and Leiden Psychology Blog.
Reinout studied Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology at Leiden University. His is interested in the intersection of informal markets and NGOs, as well as the politics and religions of the Middle East. He has spent about eight months in Egypt in total for research and work.