Felix Oldenburg

Secretary General
Association of German Foundations
Felix Oldenburg

Felix Oldenburg serves as Secretary General of the Bundesverband Deutscher Stiftungen, the largest membership organisation in European philanthropy, and as Chair of the Donors and Foundations Networks in Europe (DAFNE), representing 10,000 organisations from 29 countries. Previously, he led Ashoka in Germany and Europe. Felix studied Philosophy in Germany, the UK, and the US, and started his career as an internet entrepreneur and management consultant. He received several awards for his work, and frequently writes and speaks about social innovation, entrepreneurship and finance.