Yoeri Albrecht (The Netherlands) is a Dutch journalist and director of De Balie in Amsterdam. He is chairman of Vereniging Veronica and co-founder of the European Press Prize. Albrecht studied history and international law at the University of Leiden, the Netherlands and studied European Studies at the University of Oxford, where he subsequently taught history and philosophy. For ten years he was editor at the Dutch weekly magazine Vrij Nederland. Albrecht wrote for many different outlets, including The New York Times, Elsevier and de Volkskrant.