The Argidius Foundation is a Swiss-based charitable foundation. The foundation’s governance comprises a Foundation Board, an Investment Committee and an Executive Director. The Board of the Foundation decides on grant requests that are recommended by the Investment Committee. The Executive Director, Nicholas Colloff, is responsible for the day-to-day management of the foundation’s activities and is assisted by a Grant Manager, an Evaluation Manager and a Project Assistant.More
Nicholas Colloff OBE has directed the Foundation since January 2014. He is a senior executive with experience as a founder, a funder and a senior manager in various philanthropic organisations. Before coming to Argidius, he was Director of Strategy and Innovation at Oxfam GB and Regional Director of the global, microfinance network, Opportunity International in Eastern Europe.
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