Rudy Chotoe, advises on Diversity & Inclusion projects and is working in the field of arts & culture, currently at the Amsterdam Fund for the Arts. His expertise is on non-Western art & culture and LGBTQI+ issues. He campaigns for a diverse and inclusive society and has curated many art projects and festivals. He studied film directing for a few years at the Russian State University of Cinematography in Moscow (VGIK). Born and raised in Suriname in a mixed race family with Indian, African and Chinese descents, his background plays an important part of his lived experience and his motivation to collaborate in projects.