Magda Haver (Project Management Assistant)

Magda Haver is a Project Management Assistant at the Amsterdam office of the GÉANT Association - formerly the Trans-European Research and Education Networking Association, (TERENA). She joined TERENA in January 2011 to work part-time on the ASPIRE project and with Partner Services Promotion. She is now focused primarily on supporting the annual TNC conference.

Magda is from Poland, where she graduated from the Warsaw University's faculty of modern languages, specialising in Italian studies. Her first job was as assistant and interpreter at Banca Nazionale del Lavoro in Warsaw. Further educational steps were taken in Rome, where Magda took an MBA course at a private university - ESE. After completing the course, she was offered a job there in the communications office, organising university events and helping the students to find internships with international companies. The following step was Amsterdam, where Magda worked for the commercial company 'European Networking Group', organising pan-European business conferences for senior executives from different fields, with roles in sales and operations management.

Outside office hours, Magda takes care of of her two children, dog and cat. In her free time, she enjoys going to the gym, cooking and watching movies.