Our Team

Volker Schlegel

Senior Advisor

Volker Schlegel is a former State Minister of Hamburg and career diplomat. He served as Germany’s Ambassador to Singapore, Mali, Senegal and Jamaica and as Economic Representative of Germany in Washington D.C. Volker also has substantive experience as lawyer and industry executive having represented the global steel producers Klöckner Humboldt Deutz for more than 4 years. He studied law and economics in Bonn, Freiburg in Köln.