Martin Vogelsang

Martin Vogelsang

Germany Country Representative - European Venture Philanthropy Association (EVPA)

Dr. Martin Vogelsang is the Germany Country Representative of the European Venture Philanthropy Association (EVPA – www.evpa.eu.com). He is also the interim Project Head of the German National Advisory Board for Impact Investing. In 2016 he became a Managing Partner of Social Synergy (Mumbai, India), a Venture Philanthropy organisation investing patient capital and capacity building into early-stage social enterprises. Before that, Martin spent several years in Bangalore, India setting up an incubator for social enterprises. He also worked in the German banking and strategic consulting business for ten years. Martin has a PhD in Business Ethics from Universität Eichstätt, Germany. He is a German national and speaks English and French.

Main Focus: Incubating social enterprises; due dilligence of early stage social start-ups.