Armin Steuernagel

Serial-entrepreneur and co-founder of several businesses. He founded his first business at the age of 16 – a mail order company for sustainable toys that is active in Germany. Another company tries to get children excited about good food and is active in over 20 countries (

Armin studied Philosophy, Politics and Economics at University of Witten/Herdecke and Oxford and currently researches at Columbia University, New York.

He is member of the young think tank of the Club of Rome, ThinkTank 30 (

His political engagement began with working for half a year, 2010, in the European Parliament and then founding together with MEP Gerald Häfner and others Democracy International, an NGO that fights for more democracy in Europe. Armin led a European wide campaign for more democracy and for „rethinking the EU“, involving the biggest trade unions of Germany and partner organization in 20 European countries.


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