Edgar Kampers is co-founder and director of Qoin, which designs, implements, and helps set up and manage Community Currencies "out of the box" as well as tailor-made Complementary Currencies. A Dutch not-for-profit organization founded in 1998, Qoin also researches the impact of Community Currencies and develops new tools and approaches to increase this impact.
Edgar has been working as a Community Currency expert since 1993. He worked as Director of NU-spaarpas, as researcher at the Social Trade Organization (STRO), and as manager of the Climate and Economy team at SNM (Stichting Natuur en Milieu). At Qoin he focuses on policy strategy, monetary design, legal advice and compliancy, and fundraising as well as monitoring and research.
He has an MSc degree in Political Science.