Tatjana König
Managing Director Falling Walls Foundation

Tatjana König studied law at University in Berlin and Bonn, specialising in International and European Law. She holds a postgraduate degree in Mediation. Her professional career started with positions in the field of politics. Later she worked for a leading international communication agency in Berlin, where she headed a PR Unit with clients from the public and the private sector before setting up her own communication business. In 2013 she was appointed Managing Director of the Falling Walls Foundation.




Office Management

Johanna Śnieżko

phone: +49-30-6098839-70


Executive Assistant to the Management
Lea von Reck
phone: +49-30-6098839-713
Executive Assistant to the Chairman of the Board
Alexa Ruppert
phone: +49-30-6098839-710


Finance & Controlling
Frank Heerwig
phone: +49-30-6098839-715
Finance Assistant
Christian Torenz
phone: +49-30-698839-762

Press & Communication
Manager Communications
Julia Rodriguez
phone: +49-30-6098839-74
Manager Communications
Maria Mast
phone: +49-30-6098839-719
Project Assistant
Diana Decker
phone: +49-30-6098839-71
Project Assistant
Jennifer Lehmann
phone: +49-30-6098839-71

Falling Walls Conference
Event & Guest Management
Christine Brummer
phone: +49-30-6098839-73
Programme & Speakers
Felix Rundel
phone: +49-30-6098839-78
Project Manager
Emily Vigliar
phone: +49-30-6098839-718

Falling Walls Engage
Project Manager
Marie Mühlmann
phone: +49-30-6098839-716
Project Manager
Mariam Younes
phone: +49-30-6098839-716

Falling Walls Lab
Project Manager International Labs
Naveed Syed
phone: +49-30-6098839-76
Project Manager Berlin Lab
Laura Sager (on parental leave)
phone: +49-30-6098839-761
Project Manager
Lisa Kohler
phone: +49-30-6098839-760
Project Assistant
Meghan Wolf
phone: +49-30-6098839-766


Falling Walls Venture / Entrepreneurship 

Project Manager
Angela Rittig (on parental leave)
phone: +49-30-6098839-77
Project Manager
Lavinia Wolf
phone: +49-30-6098839-717
Project Assistant
Isabel Willmann
phone: +49-30-6098839-717

Falling Walls Circle
Project Manager
Matyas Kovacs
phone: +49-30-6098839-765
Project Assistant
Weronika Perlinski
phone: +49-30-6098839-763

Global Partnerships
Barbara Buddensiek
phone: +49-30-6098839-75

Young Entrepreneurs in Science
Project Manager
Anne Heinze
phone: +49-30-6098839-769
Manager Communications  
Lisa Knüver
phone: +49-30-6098839-714
Junior Project Manager
Hanna Lange
phone: +49-30-6098839-767

In loving memory

Gabriele von Oppenkowski