Floris Harm is LeidenAsiaCentre’s managing director from 1 April 2023.
Floris Harm is responsible for the administration of all projects of the LeidenAsiaCentre and for the organisation and communication of its activities.
Floris Harm, with experience as a China correspondent for multiple Dutch print and broadcast outlets, transitioned back to the Netherlands in 1999. At NOS News, he served in various capacities, including TV editor, research journalist, radio reporter, and Asia specialist. From 2011 to 2023, Floris held the position of program director and moderator at NOS Speakers’ Corner. Additionally, he served as the chairperson of the NOS Works Council. Floris pursued his academic studies in Chinese, specializing in Political Science, at both Leiden University and Peking University.