Dr. Philipp Götting
His own neighbourhood experiences, an influential book by Harvard Professor Putman and role models in Asia and the USA made Philipp founding his startup: an online noticeboard for neighbourhoods, invigorating neighbourly support. WirNachbarn.com started beta early this year and is now preparing for national expansion. Philipp has a PhD in Marketing and studied in Münster, Brisbane and Frankfurt. He gained management experience with German blue chip Celesio working in strategy, restructuring, and general management in Stuttgart, Stockholm and London. Philipp is a participant of the Westerwelle Foundation’s Young Leaders Programme.