Some information about Dr. Rasmus Tenbergen
Dr. Rasmus Tenbergen
Global Democracy Activist
Dr. Rasmus Tenbergen is a
He is Executive Director of the Institute for Leadership Development and specialist for the
Harvard Concept of Principled Negotiation
He studied political science and public administration at the Free University of Berlin and at
concentrating on negotiation analysis.
In 1998, he won the first prize in an internal Harvard Negotiation Competition.
From 1996-1997, he was co-opted by the Chair former Chancellor Helmut Kohl and Vice Chair
Angela Merkel to the national board of the governing party (
) in Germany.
He wrote several
and his doctoral dissertation about the Kosovo war (a short
version in English can be found
Since 2000, he has been lecturer in Negotiation, Mediation, Political Advocacy and Leadership at the
Universities of Bonn and Erfurt. He works as a trainer and consultant for companies, foundations
and public institutions.
Pro bono, he has founded and
supported several organizations
, in particular
His hobbies include strategic games, tennis and, above all,
More information can
be found in the
and on this website: