FOUNDING TEAM

 

The founding team is fully invested to Learning Lions and is long term committed. Importantly most of the team has relocated to Turkana, Kenya.

Antonius Stotzingen

Antonius Stotzingen

Antonius has a Business Administration background and has been working the past five years in Sales and Logistics. Since September 2015 he is based in Turkana and full time involved in the project. He is a music passionate and closely connected to the local culture.

Charlotte Stotzingen

Charlotte Stotzingen

Charlotte has a double degree in economy and a master in History of Art. She worked the last 5 years in the contemporary art world. Since September 2015 she is based in Turkana and full time involved in the project. She is happily married to Wilhelm

Brizan Were

Brizan Were

Brizan Were is the project local director. A teacher by profession, he has 10 years teaching experience and worked with the youths at various levels .He has  a diploma in human resource management and currently enrolled as an undergraduate student taking business management course.

Wilhelm Stotzingen

Wilhelm Stotzingen

Wilhelm has a Business Administration degree from the University of St. Gallen (HSG) and holds a Certificate in Global Social Entrepreneurship from the Haas School of Business, University of California Berkley. He worked the last 6 years in the consumer goods industry. Since September 2015 he is based in Turkana and full time involved in the project. He is happily married to Charlotte.

Edward Taylor

Edward Taylor

He is an ICT industry expert with a decade of sales and management experience in Australia, US, CEE and Europe at IBM and SAP, and now also founder of a Berlin-based strategic negotiation solution provider. He studied information technology in Sydney, and is passionate about using technology and private enterprise to drive development. Edward leads the business development and sales activities at Startup Lions.

Benedikt Wahler

Benedikt Wahler

Benedikt Wahler has more than fifteen years of professional experience in banking & finance and strategy consulting, including building up the business for a top 4 strategy consultant in Sub-Saharan Africa for four years (based in Nigeria) and driving major financial inclusion projects (incl. for World Bank, IFC, Gates). With degrees from Germany’s leading banking university and Johns Hopkins University SAIS, he also served on the board of Europe’s leading e-commerce software provider and co-managed investment projects >EUR 3.5bn.

Ludwig Bayern

Ludwig Bayern

Ludwig started out early in the IT world co-founding his first internet startup at the age of 18. He later studied political science and law. In the last 5 years he worked on several relief and development projects with a special focus on East Africa. Since 2014 he’s been building up the Startup Lions project, managing the first experimental pilot Learning Lions course in 2015.

KENYAN ADDRESS
Learning Lions
P.O BOX 344, 30500
Lodwar, Turkana

GERMAN ADDRESS
Learning Lions gUG (gemeinnützige haftungsbeschränkte Unternehmergesellschaft)
Schloßstr. 8
82260 Geltendorf
Germany

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