• Friese Johanna-Sophie Anneliese Friese

    Johanna-Sophie Anneliese Friese

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  • Gajan Maurice Ludwig Gajan

    Maurice Ludwig Gajan

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  • Hornung Alexander David Hornung

    Alexander David Hornung

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  • Reilsebastian Sebastian Johannes Reil

    Sebastian Johannes Reil

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    Sebastian Reil, who was born and raised in Germany, is currently finishing a Master’s degree in International Economics and Business as well as an Honour’s Master’s degree in Leadership at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands. His two long-term passions are the rise of Asia and innovation. After High School, Sebastian worked for one year in a development assistance project in Vietnam. He did his undergraduate studies in economics at Heidelberg University specializing in economic development and growth. During this time, he also spent one semester at National Taiwan University in Taipei studying Chinese language and East Asian economic development. Besides his studies, he gained extensive work experience in the innovation economy from a startup, corporate and public sector perspective. He worked, amongst other things, on innovation strategy at the start-up unit of the German industrial giant Siemens and graduated from an open innovation accelerator where he was developing smart traffic solutions for the city of Tel Aviv. In his free time, he contributes to the NGO Refugee Cities which aims to expand the options for displaced people by promoting special status settlements. At Yenching Academy Sebastian wants to deepen his understanding of China and the Chinese language as well as study the economic development of China and China’s emerging role as an innovator with the aim to become a connector between Chinese and Western innovation.

  • Stubhan Theresa Stubhan

    Theresa Stubhan

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  • Trappe Roswitha Alexandra Trappe

    Roswitha Alexandra Trappe

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