Over four years ago, Theresa brought her interest in sustainable and impact-driven practices to a professional level by dealing with the topic of corporate sustainability in her Master studies. She holds a Masters degree in Marketing and Brand Management and a Bachelors in Graphic Design. She’s a native German speaker and in addition speaks English, French and is learning Swahili. Before working for the Yunus Environment Hub, she has been supporting the development of a social network for neighbors and promoting the expansion of renewable energies within a solar power company as Head of Communications in Berlin.
Theresa has been committed to the idea of active philanthropy by engaging in voluntary activities for more than ten years. She is Interested in engaging with different cultures and spent two years in rural Kenya working in an NGO that promotes sustainable solutions and provides counselling and funding for smallholder farmers. She also supports an NGO that bridges digital gaps for women in the Global South.
Currently, Theresa acts as the Communication Manager at the Yunus Environment Hub. She’s responsible for expanding the communication strategy, developing marketing collateral as well as maintaining social media and the website.