Ms. Louise Heegaard is responsible for developing and strengthening cooperation with donors and partners.

Louise is responsible for SIWI’s fundraising activities, partnerships for SIWI’s World Water Week and managing relationship with the Founders of The Stockholm Water Prize. She also supports research and project applications.

Prior to joinning SIWI in 2013, Louise spent over 10 years in political science and international development area in France, Denmark, Sweden and the U.S. She holds a Master in Political Science from University of Copenhagen, Denmark.

A Danish national, Louise speaks Danish, English, French and Swedish.