Global Solutions Team

An interdisciplinary team supports the activities of the Global Solutions Initiative, committed to develop a network of researchers, politicians, business leaders and representatives of civil society as well as young professionals. The Global Solutions Team is passionate about setting up the annual Global Solutions Summit and activities throughout the year. If you wish to become a Global Solutions Initiative partner or have any requests, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Anna Breling

Senior Manager Partnerships and Administration

Claudia Brüninghaus

Head of Events
(on parental leave)

Mariami Dzidziguri

Junior Communications Manager

Dr. Markus Engels

Secretary General

Bridie France

Personal Assistant to the President

Dr. Dennis Görlich

Research and Program Director

Laura Herde

Student Assistant

Kathrin Kupke

Program Management for the Global Solutions Summit
(Kiel Institute for the World Economy)

Dr. Katharina Lima de Miranda

Research Director Council for Global Problem-Solving

Agnes Michalik


Christoph Podewils

Director of Communications
and Spokesperson

Yamunna Rao

Project Manager

Elisabeth Schröder

Program Coordinator

Prof. Dennis J. Snower, Ph.D.

Founder and President

Ole Spies

Program Lead: Young Global Changers

Susanne Staufer

Managing Director

Rémy A. Weber

Junior Project Manager

Photo credits to Sabine Engels.

Global Solutions Core Communities and Partners

The Global Solutions Initiative thrives through its network of leading researchers, policymakers, business leaders and civil society representatives. The Global Solutions Initiative’s team is extended by its core communities. Strategic partners are invited to help support governments tackle major G20 challenges and more.

Are you interested in becoming part of the Global Solutions Initiative? Please contact us.

Postal address:
Global Solutions Initiative Foundation gGmbH
Rudi-Dutschke-Straße 26 
10969 Berlin

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