Andida Bouma is an experienced Board member, having served on the board of the Royal Dutch Swimming Federation for 12 years, of which 8 as Treasurer. Her aquatics background is Artistic Swimming.
She has been an active member of the TASC of LEN since 2008. She is internationally active as FINA Evaluator in Artistic Swimming and is a member of the FINA instructor group for judges’ schools. ?She acted as a judge during several World Championships and the Tokyo Olympic Games.
During her period on the board of the Royal Dutch Swimming Federation, the federation successfully organized several European Championships as well as several other international competitions. She also served on the Financial Committee of the National Olympic Committee of The Netherlands.
Andida built her career in the financial services industry. She currently is a senior manager at AlpInvest, one of the largest, globally operating, private equity investors in the world with over $55 billion of assets under management and over 400 investors as clients. Andida is responsible for the Accounting and Treasury Operations and 50 FTE.
Andida has an MBA from the Erasmus University of Rotterdam. She is also a Certified Management Accountant and a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. Andida was a national level athlete and still enjoys swimming. She is fluent in English and Dutch, very good in French and somewhat less in German.
Her experience makes her qualified to serve as LEN General Secretary.