Dr. Helga Lukoschat, Vorsitzend der EAF Berlin +

Dr Helga Lukoschat
Chairperson of the Board

Kathrin Mahler Walther, Geschäftsführerin der EAF Berlin +

Kathrin Mahler Walther
Managing Director of EAF Berlin


Dr Marc Gärtner
Social scientist, consultant and coach

Jessica Gedamu
Diversity and Inclusion Expert

+49 (30) 3087760-0

Jessica Gedamu drives Springer Nature’s diversity and inclusion strategy as Global Director Diversity and Inclusion.

Jessica Gedamu works as Global Director Diversity and Inclusion for Springer Nature, where she drives the global D&I strategy of the leading academic and educational publisher.

From 2011 to 2017 Jessica held different positions at EAF Berlin, most recently as director with responsibility for organizational development and corporate clients. In this capacity, she consulted and supported organizations in change processes towards more diversity in leadership.

Jessica Gedamu is a professional diversity trainer and has longstanding experience working with companies across different industries on D&I topics such as unconscious bias, flexible work, mentoring, recruiting and talent development as well as inclusive leadership.

Jessica has lived and worked in Ethiopia, the Netherlands and Germany. After completing her Bachelor degrees in Business Administration and in Communication Management in Rotterdam (Netherlands) as well as a Master degree in International Business in Berlin, Jessica went on to pursue a Master’s in Gender and Diversity Competence at Free University in Berlin.





Tina Weber
Director | Member of Managing Board


Betina Heinz-Wolf
Senior Expert Finance and Human Resources Management

[Translate to English:] Lisa Hempe, Junior Expert +

Lisa Hempe


Andrea Krönke
Senior Expert


Cécile Weidhofer
Senior Expert