Carolyn Wever is director Development and Alumni Relations Office.
The Amsterdam University Fund manages the endowments and more than 60 funds for student support, research and chairs. Alumni Relations maintains contact with the alumni(180.000) of the University of Amsterdam and organizes events for and by alumni in cooperation with the Alumni Association.
After qualification in Library Science, Carolyn Wever worked at a large publishing company as a management trainee where she completed the business administration program. After having worked at several cultural institutions, she started her own company in 1985. Her work as a consultant for government agencies and commercial companies lasted 22 years. During this period she obtained extensive experience in managing projects with databases, CRM applications in particular. Since 2003 she worked regularly for the University of Amsterdam as a interim manager for the CRM database and the alumni and development office. Since 2006 she is employed by the University as director of the alumni database and prospect research. As of 2010 she holds the position of director of Alumni relations and the Amsterdam University fund.