Plant-for-the-Planet
Secretariat

Our passion comes from our people. We embrace diversity and believe that different backgrounds, ideas and perspectives make us a stronger and more capable team. We put our heart and soul into Plant-for-the-Planet. We are passionate activists for climate justice.

Adelya Salakhutdinova

Children & Youth

Adelya Salakhutdinova
Children & Youth

I organize Academies internationally and in the DACH region to train more Climate Justice Ambassadors

Ankit Gupta

Software Developer

Ankit Gupta
Software Developer

A software dev. I code what you see 😉

Anne Koch

Children & Youth

Anne Koch
Children & Youth

I organize academies in the DACH region to train more climate justice ambassadors.

Ben Hiltrop

Communications

Ben Hiltrop
Communications

Written and spoken words are my passion, external communication is my calling. As a link between the company and the media, I carry our message outwards.

Carina Kanischew

Chocolate

Carina Kanischew
Chocolate

As a productmanager I am responsible for everything regarding "Die Gute Schokolade"

Caroline Gusinda

Management

Caroline Gusinda
Management

As CEO, I am responsible for our strategic direction and positioning, financing, and the organization of human and operational resources.

Dominik Schwabe

Corporate Partnerships

Dominik Schwabe
Corporate Partnerships

Esmeralda Schlehlein

Private Sponsorship

Esmeralda Schlehlein
Private Sponsorship

I am the contact person for private donors and I do administrative work.

(parental leave)

Felix Finkbeiner

Chairman of the Board of the Plant-for-the-Planet Foundation

Felix Finkbeiner
Chairman of the Board of the Plant-for-the-Planet Foundation

Freya Anton

Event

Freya Anton
Event

As event and project manager, I support our Climate Justice Ambassadors with their activities and presentations and take care of various Plant-for-the-Planet events.

Gisela Petzold

Corporate Partnerships

Gisela Petzold
Corporate Partnerships

I am your contact for corporate partnerships. Together we develop concepts to mobilize customers, employees and partners for large tree planting goals.

Gregor Common

Corporate Partnerships

Gregor Common
Corporate Partnerships

Contact person for corporate partnerships. Project lead installing a global distribution for the “White Label App” to create longterm cooperations.

Harsh Vitra

Software Developer

Harsh Vitra
Software Developer

Developing and designing Ideas into solutions

Helge Bork

Communications

Helge Bork
Communications

My responsibilities include Plant-for-the-Planet’s international network and communications. I am also a member of the management team.

Ines Jordan

Private Sponsorship

Ines Jordan
Private Sponsorship

I am the contact person for private donors and I do administrative work.

Jonas Höbenreich

Technology

Jonas Höbenreich
Technology

I support donors who have questions or problems and take care of internal IT matters.

Jorgo Miridis

Backend Architect

Jorgo Miridis
Backend Architect

In charge of back-end architecture and development.

Jule Schnakenberg

International

Jule Schnakenberg
International

I support the International-Team on the journey to grow and develop the Plant-for-the-Planet International Network.

Julia Arthen

Communications

Julia Arthen
Communications

Julia Schmidt

Corporate Partnerships

Julia Schmidt
Corporate Partnerships

I am your contact for corporate partnerships. Together we develop concepts to mobilize customers, employees and partners for large tree planting goals.

Katharina Buse

Technology

Katharina Buse
Technology

I am a working student in the app team and take care of the processing of legacy data.

Katharina Haeussinger

Corporate Partnerships

Katharina Haeussinger
Corporate Partnerships

As the interface between the Communications and Corporate Partnerships teams, I ensure that we work closely together with our partners to spread our message even further around the world.

Kathrin Neumann

Chocolate

Kathrin Neumann
Chocolate

(On parental leave)

Katrin Fischer

Children & Youth

Katrin Fischer
Children & Youth

I am responsible for events and projects, support our Climate Justice Ambassadors with activities and speeches and take care of events from and with Plant-for-the-Planet.

Kerstin Wonka

Technology

Kerstin Wonka
Technology

App and partnerships. I am responsible for the app management and strategic partnerships.

Kewal Gangar

Backend Developer

Kewal Gangar
Backend Developer

Developing the backend of the products

Kilian Pallauf

Communications

Kilian Pallauf
Communications

I take care of the graphic design for Plant-for-the-Planet and the Change Chocolate.

Leopold Komann

Corporate Partnerships

Leopold Komann
Corporate Partnerships

Contact me for corporate partnerships. Together we pursue your ESG strategy, support tree planting enthusiasts  and make the world a more beautiful place for our children.

Lukas MĂŒhlbauer

Management

Lukas MĂŒhlbauer
Management

I support our CEO. My tasks are mainly in accounting, HR, foundation development and project management.

Maike Grundmann

Private Sponsorship

Maike Grundmann
Private Sponsorship

I am the contact person for private donors and I do administrative work.

Marco Jordan

Corporate Partnerships

Marco Jordan
Corporate Partnerships

I am your contact for corporate partnerships. Together we develop concepts to mobilize customers, employees and partners for large tree planting goals.

Maria Hosfeld

App

Maria Hosfeld
App

I work in the App-Team and prepare internal documentation for new ideas and features.

Marina Edelmann

Institutional Fundraising

Marina Edelmann
Institutional Fundraising

I have the pleasure to work with different actors on governmental, philantropic and corporate level to finance and coordinate our int. projects.

Mario E. Liporada

Logistics

Mario E. Liporada
Logistics

I am in the logistic team, together with my colleagues I pack Good Chocolate, moreover I'm responsible for the receiving goods.

Matthias Betz

Technology

Matthias Betz
Technology

App-Management (he/him). I translate IT speech for non-It people and vice versa.

Max Schmid

Children & Youth / Technology

Max Schmid
Children & Youth / Technology

I am contact for everything related to our planting projects on the app! In addition, I organize our Academies in the DACH region.

Michaela Theobald

Logistics

Michaela Theobald
Logistics

I am in the logistic team and manage the invoice orders together with the due payments. I am also the IT contact person for the SHOP with help of Sagar.

Norbert Schuler

Developer

Norbert Schuler
Developer

Advising the team on questions of software architecture and the development process. Help with QA and DevOps tasks.

Ole Michaelis

Corporate Partnerships

Ole Michaelis
Corporate Partnerships

Patrick Beggan

International

Patrick Beggan
International

I am responsible for the growth and development of the Plant-for-the-Planet International Network.

Paul Thiel

Corporate Partnerships

Paul Thiel
Corporate Partnerships

I am your contact for corporate partnerships. Together we develop concepts to mobilize customers, employees and partners for large tree planting goals.

Prem Raval

Web Developer

Prem Raval
Web Developer

Develop and maintain websites for Plant-for-the-Planet & also contribute to Digital Marketing with support from our Technology team.

Rishabh Singh

Developer

Rishabh Singh
Developer

Learning technologies and solving issues related to them on our projects.

Sabine Neumayr

Logistics

Sabine Neumayr
Logistics

I am the contact person for logistics around the change Chocolate, Academy, Events etc. and in support the administration

Sagar Aryal

Member of the Board of the Plant-for-the-Planet Foundation

Sagar Aryal
Member of the Board of the Plant-for-the-Planet Foundation

I am the CTO and board member at Plant-for-the-Planet. We engineer open source tech solutions for the Trillion Tree Campaign.

Samantha Davalos

Restoration Projects Evaluator

Samantha Davalos
Restoration Projects Evaluator

I am in charge of developing the project standards and coordinating the evaluation of all the planting projects present in the Plant-for-the-Planet platform.

Sarvesh Warge

Developer

Sarvesh Warge
Developer

A software developer with passion for optimizing Technology and Engineering for Plant-for-the-Planet websites and applications.

Silke Schuffenhauer

Communications

Silke Schuffenhauer
Communications

I handle press inquiries and write info texts on and about Plant-for-the-Planet

Silvia Noack

Corporate Partnerships

Silvia Noack
Corporate Partnerships

I am your contact for corporate partnerships. Together we develop concepts to mobilize customers, employees and partners for large tree planting goals.

Stefan Zeiner

Communications

Stefan Zeiner
Communications

As a TV-journalist I’m responsible for the video and shooting activities on all platforms and channels, Social Media included.

Tanja Lautenbacher

Logistics

Tanja Lautenbacher
Logistics

I'm the contact person for the logistic team and also support the administrative work

Tejas Sonar

Developer

Tejas Sonar
Developer

Implementing the ideas of Plant-for-the-Planet to built the real world applications.

Verena Ordemann

Children & Youth

Verena Ordemann
Children & Youth

As an event and project manager I support our Climate Justice Ambassadors to plan speeches and activities and take care of all events related to Plant-for-the-Planet.