Executive Director, Werkstatt Neues Bauhaus
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Stephan Gutzeit has been working as a knowledge entrepreneur in Berlin since 1998.
Currently he is Executive Director at Stiftung Charité, a foundation endowed by German entrepreneur Johanna Quandt to advance innovation and entrepreneurship in medicine.
In May 2012 he will become Executive Director at Stiftung Neues Bauhaus, a new foundation devoted to the support of deep innovation. Stephan holds several other directorships, among them at Arcadia Berlin Stiftung, and is a trustee at Astia.
He is a member of the investment committee at Charité Biomedical Fund, a venture capital fund focussing on investments in medical device companies, and serves as a consultant for universities and foundations.
Earlier, he worked for a global consultancy firm, started up the first German liberal arts college, and co-founded the second German school of governance.
He was educated at Stanford and Harvard, where he studied philosophy and chemistry.