May is Dutch. She supports Schuman clients with the tracking and analysing of funding opportunities in the EU External Aid and Development Aid practice and assists in the implementation of funding strategies. Prior to joining Schuman she was a trainee at the European Commission’s Directorate General for International Cooperation and Development. She completed a Master’s degree in International Relations, Security and Development and holds a Bachelor in European Studies (Public Policy & Communication). She speaks Dutch, English, Spanish and French and has basic knowledge of German.