I'm currently based in Stuttgart working in education and school quality development for the Robert Bosch Stiftung. I studied Cultural Anthropology, Intercultural Communication and Business Administration at the Ludwig Maximilian University in Munich and the University of Copenhagen. Interested in social responsibility and change I researched on the "social entrepreneur" in my master thesis.

Posts by Martina Schwingenstein:

    Who is the social entrepreneur?

    A new entrepreneurial figure is making its presence felt in Germany unifying two apparent opposites: economic and social activity. So-called “social entrepreneurs” do not focus on profit margins alone, but instead seek to address the social and ecological challenges of our times – doing “good” through doing business. What inspires people to found a social company, and what do they experience over the course of day-to-day business?

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