Evelien Kunst (The Netherlands, 1972) was the managing director of NOOR, a collective uniting a select group of highly accomplished photojournalists and documentary storytellers focusing on contemporary global issues.
Before NOOR, she built up about 15 years of international experience in the photographic industry working in advertising, communication, education and photographer relations. From 2008-2012, she worked at The Red Dot Agency, a creative and strategic communications agency, where she served as account manager for Canon looking after Canon Professional Network and its Ambassador Program.
From 1999-2008, she worked at World Press Photo, organizing training for photographers around the world and overseeing the renowned Joop Swart Masterclass. Evelien has an M.A. Degree in Communications from the University of Amsterdam and is based in Amsterdam.