Jamie Cooper-Hohn

Jamie Cooper-Hohn wants to improve the lives of children in developing countries – measurably. She works with data, correlations and charts, just like a financial analyst.

Stephen Dawson

Stephen Dawson is bringing venture capital to Africa and believes that this the best form of development cooperation.

Dr. Arend Oetker

Dr. Arend Oetker wants to encourage businesses, the state and private donors to do good.

Niklas and Catherine Zennström

Niklas Zennström founded the Voice-over-IP company Skype. Today, he and his wife Catherine invest millions in environmental protection and human rights.




Dr. Inga Michler, business reporter at the WELT group, presents portraits of inspirational individuals from seven European countries.

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