Zimmermann, Lars - from Germany
Country of meeting: Berlin in the year 2011
Lars Zimmermann is CEO of Axel Springer hy GmbH, the ecosystem firm of Axel Springer SE. In his function, Lars Zimmermann accompanies the management boards and supervisory boards of well-known companies from Europe and Japan as well as governmental organizations and cities in their digital transformation and the development of technological innovation and growth potential. Lars Zimmermann is also Senior Advisor at QuantCo, a data analytics company based in Boston, Cologne and Tokyo. From 2007 to 2013, he was (co)founder and spokesman of the board of the foundation neue verantwortung, a think tank for political innovation. After working for the Bertelsmann Stiftung and the German Foreign Office, Lars Zimmermann was McCloy-Scholar at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government. The business magazine CAPITAL named Lars Zimmermann as one of Germany's forty most promising young executives under the age of 40 in business, politics and society.
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