Spearheading the strategy, operations, fundraising and management of 6°.
DEBBIE MIDDENDORP | Founder & Operations
Debbie was born in the Netherlands but has always been fascinated by people from different countries and cultural backgrounds. With a long history in the corporate world as a high powered Marketing and Communications executive, she challenges the status quo while aiming to set up a sustainable network that empowers, inspires and energises women to drive change.
GITA PELINCK | Founder & operations
Gita was born in Nepal and adopted when she was 3 and a half years old, by loving Dutch parents. She experienced first hand the not for profit world through her family's lifelong involvement in helping developing countries. 'Having been given a second chance', as she says, her lifelong passion and mission has always been to give something back.
With a background in International management, supply chain and project management, Gita is driven to use her experience and expertise gained in the corporate world to achieve social impact by helping women gain financial independence through providing opportunties to learn new skills.