Angela Borowski

Angela Borowski

Senior Project Associate

Angela Borowski studied Communications in Berlin and has over 20 years of international expertise in project management for the private sector and institutions. She joined the IASS in 2009, working initially as a freelance consultant and from 2013 as an employee. Prior to this, she was a supervisor at Kofi Annan´s “Global Humanitarian Forum” in Geneva. At the IASS she is the project coordinator for Potsdam Summer School and is engaged in the “Knowledge, Learning and Societal Change Alliance” (KLASICA.org). She also provides support to the institute’s fellowship programme and the Kopernikus research project ENavi.

  • From Jan 2017 Senior Associate with the IASS.
  • From Mar 2013 until Dec 2016 Project Manager, Potsdam Summer School, IASS.
  • From Oct 2011 until Sep 2012 Project Coordinator, Global Sustainability Summer School, PIK.
  • From Jun 2009 until April 2010 Project Director with Kofi Annan´s Global Humanitarian Forum in Geneva, Switzerland. This international foundation focuses on the humanitarian impacts of climate change.
  • Senior Advisor, PIK, responsible for the organization of the Nobel Laureate Symposia in London (2009 under the patronage of HRH The Prince of Wales) and Potsdam (2007).
  • From 2005 until 2009 Senior Supervisor of the annual Potsdam Climate Conference, a joint project of Honda Motor Europe North, PIK and EUROPARC Deutschland (UNESCO MAB).
  • From 1997 until 2009 strategic communications advisor to Honda Motor Europe North.
  • From 1996 until 2008 strategic communications advisor for DIAGEO (an international drinks company).
  • Since Jan 1996 owner of Borowski Communications
  • From Jan 1992 until Dec 1995 Account Director with Segmenta PR Hamburg, Germany.
  • From Oct 1985 until Jul 1990 Studied strategic communications at UdK, Berlin, Germany (Master of Arts).