Entrepreneur's
Pledge

The Entrepreneur‘s Pledge is a commitment by sustainable thinking entrepreneurs to dedicate their entrepreneurial gift to found at least one business that will have a positive impact on environmental and social challenges and re-invest 50% of the profits to further its cause.

/// Current Pledgers

Reza Abdolali
Founder of blackbird & indigo pearl brand communication
Anna Alex
Founder of Outfittery (Germany)
Thomas Bachem
Founder of sevenload (Germany)
Julian Barkow
Founder of SEOSEO (Germany)
Denis Bartelt
Founder Startnext (Germany)
Jan Bechler
Founder Finc3, Navinum, uplift, Techbikers
Find me on LinkedIn: https://de.linkedin.com/in/jan-bechler-3288233
Martin Becker
Founder of Viasto (Germany)
Till Behnke
Founder nebenan.de & betterplace.org
Hubertus Bessau
Founder mymuesli (Germany)
Joana Breidenbach
Founder betterplace.org & betterplace lab
Constanze Buchheim
Founder i-potentials (Germany)
Christian Chaléat
Founder amicalo (Germany)
Lea-Sophie Cramer
Founder of Amorelie (Germany)
David Diallo
Founder of enorm magazin (Germany)
Titus Dittmann
Founder of titus (Germany)
Nicole Donnelly
CEO HappyCamper.World (USA)
Nils Dreyer
Founder Textprovider (Germany)
Martin Elwert
Founder Coffee Circle (Germany)
Florian Erber
Founder of social venture fund (Germany)
Thomas Etz
Founder Mavis (Germany)
Feliks Eyser
Founder Regiohelden (Germany)
Tim Falkenhagen
Founder tapas (Germany)
Mark E. Felling
President of Broadened Horizons (USA)
Benedikt Franke
Founder Helpling (Germany)
Cinto Gersie
Co-Founder ganic natural beverages (Germany)
Frank Gessner
Founder Intershop (Germany)
David Goldberg
Founder of Founder's Pledge (UK)
Ridgely Goldsborough
Founder of A View From The Ridge, Inc (USA)
Florian Gottschaller
Founder Spendit AG (Germany)
Ulf Hackbarth
Founder of Officedrink (Germany)
Finn Hänsel
Founder of The Iconic (Australia)
Curt Harlinghausen
Serial Entrepreneur (Germany)
Verne Harnish
Verne is founder of the world-renowned Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO) and chaired for 15 years EO's premier CEO program, the "Birthing of Giants", held at MIT. Founder and CEO of Gazelles, a global executive education and coaching company with hundreds of partners on six continents, Verne has spent more than 30 years educating entrepreneurial teams.

The "Growth Guy" syndicated columnist, he's also a regular columnist for Fortune magazine. He's the author of Scaling Up, Mastering the Rockefeller Habits and, along with the editors of Fortune, authored The Greatest Business Decisions of All Time, for which Jim Collins wrote the foreword. Verne chairs annual Growth Summits in North America, Europe, and Asia and continues to teach in the MIT-based executive program he founded.

Residing in Barcelona, Spain, he's married with four children and enjoys piano, tennis, and magic as a card-carrying member of the International Brotherhood of Magicians.
Kolja Hebenstreit
Co-founder Delivery Hero & Team Europe
Philip Heimann
Co-Founder XCSE Experience Customer Service (Germany)
Felix Heitzer
Founder of VisionSonne (Germany)
Daniel Hoffmann
Founder of Finanzen.de AG (Germany)
Heiko Hubertz
Founder of Bigpoint (Germany)

"Ich möchte nicht nur alleine etwas Soziales zu tun, sondern meine Fähigkeiten auch dafür einsetzen, dass viele Menschen etwas Gutes für die Allgemeinheit beisteuern."
Philip Huffmann
Founder Helpling (Germany)
Lisa Jaspers
Founder Folkdays (Germany)
Niek Karsmakers
Founder of Aimforthemoon (Netherlands)
Henrik Kehren
Founder of kehren+partner (Germany)
Ulli Kohl
Founder Questico AG (Germany)
Andrea Kolb
Founder Abury (Germany)

"Together we can make the difference - and inspire change through thoughtful entrepreneurship"
Daniel Kollmann
Founder Junge & Kollegen (Germany)
Marc Korthaus
Founder SysEleven (Germany)
Roman Kotzsch
Founder of Milengo Ltd. (Germany)
Ryan Little
Co-Founder StormFisher Biogas (Canada)
Jens-Uwe Lutz
CEO Dietmar Lutz Malermeister GmbH & Co (Germany)
Michael Lützenkirchen
Founder whatever mobile (Germany)
Max Maendler
Founder Lehrerkolleg (Germany)

"If we manage to apply entrepreneurial solutions to the real
challenges our societies face, we can truly change the world."
Christoph Magnussen
Founder Blackboat (Germany)
Hendrik Martens
Founder gniddle (Germany)
Jasper Masemann
Founder greatcontent AG (Germany)
Vinay Nair
Co-founder of lightful (UK)
Alexander Neumann
Founder Erdbär GmbH (Germany)
Philippa Pauen
Founder Wummelkiste (Germany)
Philipp Pausder
Founder of Thermondo GmbH (Germany)
Verena Pausder
Founder Fox & Sheep (Germany)
Marc Penkala
Founder Kuponjo (Germany)
Alexander Piutti
Founder GameGenetics (Germany)
Tim Ringel
Founder of metapeople and NetBooster Group (UK)
Sven Rittau
Founder of K5 GmbH (Germany)

"Its about time to give back and create real change!"
Bernd Roggendorf
Founder of Ableton (Germany)
Thomas Schindler
Founder delodi (Germany)

“…because if my son asks me one day what i have contributed to making the planet a good place, i want to have an answer. “
Günther Schmedding
Founder 3connected GmbH (Germany)
Rolf Schrömgens
Founder trivago
Dan Schwarzlmüller
Founder whatever mobile (Germany)
Philip Siefer
Founder Stickvogel (Germany)
find me on LinkedIn de.linkedin.com/pub/philip-siefer/51/a62/6b8/

Ken Sommer
Founder Corso Sports Marketing (Germany)
Olga Steidl
Founder Inbot (US/Germany)

"...because entrepreneurship shouldn't be about ego, it should be about continuously changing the world by passionate questioning of existing paradigms and believes"

Armin Steuernagel
Founder of Damia GmbH (Germany)
Christiane Strasse
Co-Founder Chem2Market (Germany)
Björn Sykora
Co-Founder Mister Spex (Germany)
Tom Szaky
Founder of TerraCycle, Inc. (US)
Yasha Tarani
Founder resmio GmbH (Germany)
Nicholas Thiede
Founder Semigator (Germany)
Jan Tillmann
Founder of mbrace labs (Germany)
Michael Trautmann
Founder of thjnk (Germany)
Patrick Ulmer
Founder 5 cups & some sugar (Germany)
Bastian Unterberg
Founder jovoto (Germany)
Jeffry van Ede
Founder of goodz (Germany)

"because... why should I buy anything that either harms the planet or another human being"?
Christian Vater
Founder, DEUTSCHLAND RUNDET AUF Stiftung (Germany)

"Every business has the power to change the world. It's the entrepreneurs' choice whether it's for the better. I made my choice."
Christian Vollmann
Founder nebenan.de
Victoria Wagner
Founder Brandzeichen (Germany)
Karsten Warrink
Founder AMBERMEDIA (Germany)
Johannes Weber
Founder of Ananda Social Venture Fund (Germany)
Klaus Wegener
Founder caseable

Sometimes people ask me why am I so excited about what I do. My reply mostly is, "You see one celebrity and get excited. I see several hundred thousand future celebrities, change makers, and world movers, everyday.” (Sharad Vivek Sagar)
Björn Welter
Founder Wonderpots (Germany)
Mathias Wengeler
Founder Atheneum Partners (Germany)
Max Wittrock
Founder mymuesli (Germany)
Christian Wolf
Founder WirKaufens (Germany)

"Because Entrepreneurs are by definition
problem solvers."
Benjamin Wüstenhagen
Founder of K.lab Berlin (Germany)
Marcel Otto Yon
Founder of Odeon Management Partners AG (Germany)
find me on LinkedIn de.linkedin.com/in/marcelyon/
Waldemar Zeiler
Founder www.einhorn.my (Germany)

"Because entrepreneurs have the power to change the
unsustainable development of the economy by applying their
entrepreneurial gift."

Steffen Zoller
Founder betreut.de (Germany)
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