Meet the people behind our strategy, activities and projects.

We are governed by our Board of Directors, elected by our members. The Board holds monthly teleconferences and meets in person at least once a year to guide the organisation’s strategic direction. Barbara Sierman Director (2015 – present) Barbara holds an MA and is the digital preservation manager in the Research Department of the Koninklijke Bibliotheek (National Library of […]

Joachim Jung Executive Director (2015 – present) Joachim is the Executive Director of the Open Preservation Foundation. He has a long term interest in open communities, and brings nearly 10 years experience of working in cultural heritage organisations. He was Project Manager for the EU FP7 SCAPE (Scalable Preservation Environments) project from 2011-2014, overseeing the […]