Fraud Alert

Beware email and social media scams:

Please note that Ignace Meuwissen and Friends4East Foundation have two social media accounts:


Official Website:
Ignace Meuwissen:                      Friends4East Foundation:

We have received reports of scam emails which purport to be sent by or on behalf of Ignace Meuwissen, Friends4East Foundation and/or their employees.

Please note: 

  • No investment or financial deal of any kind is concluded directly or indirectly by communications through an uncertified email address or through any social media platform (e.g., Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, an uncertified Twitter account, LinkedIn, etc.)
  • No emails are sent which request passwords or any personal data be provided by clicking through to an external link or website



  • When you receive an email purporting to be sent by or on behalf of Ignace Meuwissen and/or Friends4East Foundation, please make sure the email is sent from one of the official web domains listed above
  • Please double-check the email address that shows in the “From” field of any email or social media post (Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Twitter, LinkedIn etc.). The email address should use one of the official web domains listed above​

When you receive an email from an unofficial source:

  • Do not click on any link
  • Do not reply to the email or contact the sender
  • If you have already clicked on a link inside the email, do not enter any information on the webpage to which the link directs you
  • Do not open any attached file​

If you wish to authenticate any digital communication purporting to be sent by or on behalf of Ignace Meuwissen and/or Friends4East Foundation, please do not hesitate to contact us at