Halleh Ghorashi is on the list because of her contribution to a more inclusive society through her education. Since 2012, she has been endowed professor of Diversity and Integration with the department Sociology of the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. She tells MT/Sprout that she is proud of the many students she meets at various positions within companies and institutions.
Maurice Crul is endowed professor of Education and Diversity at the Department of Sociology at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. For more than 25 years he has been researching the education- and work careers of migrant children in Europe. Crul is therefore considered an expert in the field of opportunity inequality in education and business.