Michael has found the website Soulcialtavel.com which aims to help several organizations to recruit volunteers eager to give to the community while travelling abroad. With friends in Dehli, he helps to fund Soulcial Trust by integrating Soulcialtravel.com along the other activities of Soulcial Trust. He is currently developing Soulcial Trust programs in Cambodia and hopes to expands the activity of Soulcial Trust in whole South-East Asia. Apart from his job in Soulcial Trust, Michael runs a duty free and travel cluster.
Pauline joined the Soulcial Trust team in January 2018. After earning a Masters Degree in International Development and Humanitarian Action, she worked in communications and project management in several NGOs and associations in Canada. Passionate by music, sports, human rights and adventure ; her need for new challenges brought her to Siem Reap where she will be managing Soulcial Tust's programmes until July 2019!
Hugo Huete Hervás
Hugo joined the team in August 2018 as the new Director.
His past experiences launching and managing several businesses in Brazil, Germany and Cambodia, gives this Spanish active man the impulse of managing the Soulcial Trust team based in Siem Reap and coordinating the numerous projects the NGO is involved with. He is passionate and devoted to the people he collaborates with and aims to develop the activity of Soulcial Trust to help more people in need and spread an eco-conscience throughout the region's minds.
Operations Manager, India
Guddu is a multi-talented all rounder who gets around on his skateboard. An amputee since the age of 10, Guddu is no stranger to the realities and hardships of living with a disability in India. Guddu joined the Soulcial Trust team to help empower others who, like him, do not have the use of certain limbs and therefore do not receive the same consideration in society as abled-bodied people. Guddu has previously worked in the clothing industry, designing and sewing clothes. He has also worked as a tour guide for Indian and International visitors. Alongside his work at Soulcial Trust, Guddu works at a guesthouse and runs a home and day care centre for spinal cord injured people in Delhi (ESCIP House).
Green Influence Programme Manager
After working in responsible investment for several years in Amsterdam, she decided to put into practices the knowledge she had gathered and see on the ground the environment issues that developing countries face. As a Green Influence Programme Manager, he goal is to raise environmental awareness and build initiatives to cope with environmental problems such as plastic consumption and waste management.
Social Enterprise Manager
With a background in Hospitality and Service Businesses studies, Alejandra came from Colombia to join the Soulcial Trust team to help others who, like her father and uncle, have functional diversity and for that reason are discriminated. As a Social Business Manager her aim is, based on the principles of freedom, dignity and equal rights, to build a project driven by Soulcial Trust that will include vocational training and employment to give people with disabilities the opportunity to have a meaningful quality of life through social and labor inclusion.
Capucine studies communication in order to raise awareness on social and environmental issues. After a first experience in an environmental NGO as a Communication and Project Officer, she decided to join the Soulcial Trust team to contribute to the development of its missions. Deeply concerned by communities empowerment and sustainability, Capucine is very happy to have the opportunity to promote the meaningful and soulful initiatives led by Soulcial Trust !
Xlability Programme Manager
Majoring in Korean studies as well as Cross-Cultural Negotiations with a focus on International Development, Quentin joined Soulcial Trust to take part in projects that would benefit and help groups of people that are discriminated against. This first experience in an NGO will provide Quentin with the needed tools to take on other social causes that matter to him such as LGBTQ+ rights and women’s rights. Quentin also hopes that through this initiative he can give back, if only a little, to Asia which taught a great deal and helped developed into the person he is today!