Join our community of
purpose-driven leaders!

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We invite you to a unique life long learning experience by becoming part of our global community. 

As radical as our approach is, so diverse is our community of program alumni, partners, clients and supporters around the world. What unites us all is our vision of a world of purpose-driven leaders. Our mantra is “Do what you really are!”.

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Every six months, we meet up at the BOOKBRIDGE Summit to re-connect, celebrate achievements and learnings while making an impact. In addition, many alumni stay engaged as advisory board members or start their own initiatives.

BOOKBRIDGE GmbH

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Marisol Borbon

Co-CEO

Originally from Costa Rica, Marisol shapes our action learning programs with impact.

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Arlette Hernández

Co-CEO

Arlette first created impact with us in Cambodia before she joined our team.

BOOKBRIDGE Country Partners

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Sujitha Miranda

Sri Lanka

Sujitha leads our programs in Sri Lanka with great passion and energy.

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Sokhan Khut

Cambodia

Sokhan has put all his heart and energy in bringing us to Cambodia.

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Tunga Munkhjargal

Mongolia

Tunga joined our team in our early years and leads our programs in Mongolia.

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Amarsaikhan Purev

Mongolia

Amar is passionate about people and supports entrepreneurs in Mongolia.

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Rasheed Abdullah

President

Rasheed is a passionate scout and heads our Foundation as its President.

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Barbara Kaech

Board Member

A lawyer by heart, Barbara supports our social enterprises with her legal expertise.

BOOKBRIDGE Coaches

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Curdin Duschletta

Board Member

Curdin participated in our first CAS program and serves as part of our board.

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Dr. Sebastian Käpplinger

Advisor

Sebastian is the mastermind behind our Foundation statutes and legal contracts.

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Dr. Monika Roell

Advisor

Monika contributes all her experience as a vested entrepreneur to our vision.

Santiago Mayo Lage

Business Coach

Santiago challenges our candidates as social entrepreneurs in the field.

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Johannes Heeb

Business Coach

Johannes accompanies our social entrepreneurs in the water sector.

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Nathalie Moral

Business Coach

Nathalie makes our candidates create impact as entrepreneurs.

BOOKBRIDGE GmbH

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Marisol Borbon

Co-CEO

Originally from Costa Rica, Marisol shapes our action learning programs with impact.

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Arlette Hernández

Co-CEO

Arlette first created impact with us in Cambodia before she joined our team.

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Dr. Carsten Rübsaamen
(On sabbatical)

Co-Founder

Carsten co-founded BOOKBRIDGE in 2009 and is a passionate bridgebuilder.

BOOKBRIDGE Country Partners

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Sokhan Khut

Cambodia

Sokhan has put all his heart and energy in bringing us to Cambodia.

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Tunga Munkhjargal

Mongolia

Tunga joined our team in our early years and leads our programs in Mongolia.

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Sujitha Miranda

Sri Lanka

Sujitha leads our programs in Sri Lanka with great passion and energy.

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Amarsaikhan Purev

Mongolia

Amar is passionate about people and supports entrepreneurs in Mongolia.

BOOKBRIDGE Foundation Board

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Rasheed Abdullah

President

Rasheed is a passionate scout and heads our Foundation as its President.

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Barbara Kaech

Legal

A lawyer by heart, Barbara supports with her legal expertise.

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Boris Billing

Action learning programs

Boris  supports with his leadership development expertise. He is also leadership coach.

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Curdin Duschletta

Social Business Fund

Curdin is responsible for the Social Business Fund management.

BOOKBRIDGE Coaches

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Matthias Augustin

Business Coach

Matthias accompanies our candidates on their learning journey as entrepreneurs.

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Ramona Bischoff

Business Coach

Ramona accompanies our candidates as business coach on their learning journey.

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Jorge Cendales

Business Coach

Jorge makes our candidates act as agile and purpose-driven entrepreneurs.

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Johannes Heeb

Business Coach

Johannes accompanies our social entrepreneurs in the water sector.

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Niel Johnson

Business Coach

Niel joined our program to Mongolia and developed into a coach for South Africa.

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Santiago Mayo Lage

Business Coach

Santiago challenges our candidates as social entrepreneurs in the field.

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Nathalie Moral

Business Coach

Nathalie makes our candidates create impact as entrepreneurs.

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Andrej Juriga

Leadership Coach

Andrej shares our passion of building bridges and coaches our programs in Slovakia.

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Christine Meinzer-Folk

Leadership Coach

Christine passionately develops our candidates into purpose-driven leaders.

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Stefanie Neumann

Leadership Coach

Steffi accompanies our candidates in their development as leaders.

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Carmen Zanella

Leadership Coach

Carmen supports our candidates in their personal development.

Advisors

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Dr. Monika Roell

Monika contributes all her experience as a vested entrepreneur to our vision.