Benjamin Fischer

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Benjamin Fischer is Program Manager of the Alfred Landecker Foundation.

He focuses on developing and implementing initiatives with a digital portfolio and on projects addressed to younger generations. Before joining the Foundation, he worked as Chief Digital Officer of the Central Welfare Board of Jews in Germany and as Public Affairs Officer of the European Jewish Congress. He was also a consultant for European NGOs in Brussels and continental Europe in the fields of public affairs, combating online hate and change management.

Benjamin served as President of the European Union of Jewish Students, representing its members in front of EU-Institutions, the OSCE and the UNHRC. In addition, he was the founding President of the German Jewish Student Union and was a scholar of the Ernst Ludwig Ehrlich Studienwerk. Benjamin sits on the boards of the World Jewish Museum, the Muslim Jewish Interfaith Coalition and several European initiatives. He studied Politics and Law in Hamburg and currently pursues a Executive MBA at Central European University in Vienna.

Foundation Team

Andreas Eberhardt

Andreas Eberhardt

Founding Director and CEO
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Silke Muelherr

Silke Muelherr

Head of External Relations and Deputy CEO
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Lena Altman

Lena Altman

Chief Administrative Officer and Deputy CEO
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Agnieszka Schauff

Agnieszka Schauff

Office Manager
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Luisa Maria Schweizer

Luisa Maria Schweizer

Program Director
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Derviş Hızarcı

Derviş Hızarcı

Program Director
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Alexander Busold

Alexander Busold

Program Manager
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Benjamin Fischer

Benjamin Fischer

Program Manager
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Our topics

Combat antisemitism

Strengthen democracy

Protect minorities

Depolarize debates

Confront the past