The Development & Alumni Relations Office

Dr Maša Amatt

Director of Development


T: +44 (0)1223 339676

Maša is responsible for devising and implementing the College’s fundraising and alumni relations strategy. Maša originally arrived in Cambridge in 1998 to pursue postgraduate studies in Archaeology.

Linda Hanssler

Deputy Director of Development


T: +44 (0)1223 766996

Linda works with the Director of Development on matters of alumni relations and fundraising strategy. Please contact Linda if you would like to make a donation to the College, or if you are interested in leaving a gift to Gonville & Caius College in your will.

Linda also welcomes connections on LinkedIn.

Oliver Barlow

Engagement Manager - Acting


T: +44 (0)1223 339574

Oliver joined the team in April 2022 and became the Engagement Manager – Acting in July 2023. He is responsible for organising alumni events and working with the Director of Development to implement the College’s alumni relations strategy.

Maly Vu

Database Manager


T: +44 (0)1223 766287

Maly is responsible for managing and maintaining the College’s database of all our alumni. She joined the team in May 2022 after working in the Development Office at Newnham College as their Database Officer.

Callia Kirkham

Development Officer


T: +44 (0)1223 768774

Callia is responsible for many of our fundraising appeals, including our telephone campaigns and giving days. Please feel welcome to contact Callia if you would like to discuss your regular gift to the College.

Daria Siemieriei

Development Assistant (Gifts Administration)


T: +44 (0)1223 332393

Daria is responsible for administering gifts at Caius and is happy to answer any questions you may have about donating to the College. She joined the team in August 2022 after working in the field of international cooperation for sustainable and social development in Ukraine.

Felipe Fazenda

Development Associate


T: +44 (0)1223 768764

Felipe joined the team as the Alumni Assistant in August 2018 from Cambridge Assessment, where he worked in the Governmental/NGO project bids team. He became our Development Associate in August 2019, where he supports the engagement of alumni for events and philanthropic projects.

Chloe Applin

Communications Assistant


As the Communications Assistant, Chloe works on the College website and publications. She is the editor of Once a Caian magazine, and she is your point of contact to share news of our alumni community.

Lizzy Vogel

Engagement Assistant


T: 01223 339676

Lizzy joined the team as the Engagement Assistant in September 2023. She helps to organise alumni events and answer general enquiries. Please feel free to contact Lizzy if you have any queries about what’s happening at Caius, or if you just want a chat.