Magdalena Skrzypek has primary responsibility for monitoring impact and reporting the organisation's results. Before joining MDIF in February 2017, she was active in European affairs, working at a Brussels-based communication agency and the European Commission. She also has development experience gained at the United Nations Information Centre in Warsaw and the Dutch media development organisation Free Press Unlimited. Magdalena holds joint Master degree in Journalism, Media and Globalization, specialisms Politics from Aarhus University and the University of Amsterdam and two Bachelor’s degrees in Philology and Journalism from the University of Warsaw and the University of Social Sciences and Humanities in Warsaw. She is based in Berlin, Germany and speaks Polish, English and German.