David Bohmert holds a master in Public Administration from the University of Amsterdam (UvA) where he also worked for five years. He went on as Policy Officer International Affairs at the Association of universities in the Netherlands (VSNU) and pursued his professional experience as Senior Policy Advisor at the Netherlands House for Education and Research (Neth-ER) in Brussels. Before joining CESAER as Secretary General, he served as is Head of Office at the Swiss Contact Office for European Research, Education and Innovation (SwissCore) in Brussels. David also works at the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) as Swiss Delegate in the European Strategy Forum on Research Infrastructures (ESFRI) mandated by the State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI). He is also Member of the ESFRI Executive Board.