Organisation

About our organisation

Governance

The  Embassy of the Free Mind is supported by a number of foundations:

The Worldheart Foundation – owns the house and its collection, initiates fundraising efforts and aims to transform the BPH into a self-sustaining institution
Bibliotheca Philosophica Hermetica Foundation – manages the collection, research institute, publishing house and museum function
House with the Heads Foundation  - manages the monument

Team

In addition to a group of enthusiastic volunteers, the team of the Embassy of the Free Mind consists of:

Esther Ritman – director and librarian
Rixande Oosterwijk – deputy director
Jozef Ritman – facilities manager
José Bouman – curator
Cis van Heertum – curator
Beatrice Augrandjean – secretariat and communications & marketing
Rob Oosterwijk – webmaster and design