Stefan Austermühle

Senior Executive; Diplom Biologist from Phillips University of Marburg, Germany; PHD candidate University of Bielefeld, Germany; German national with permanent Peruvian residency; Fully trilingual (English-Spanish-German); married, two children

I am transformingthe life of people, helping them to be more happy and successful and to live inharmony with themselves and nature. In order to do so I created RISE, apersonal and professional growth-support-initiative.

I amdedicating my life and passion to create a more sustainable future in whateverway possible and needed.

In theInteramerican Institute for Integral Ecology (INECI) we are working withcompanies and public institutions to become more eco-efficient and sustainable.I am working with indigenous communities to strengthen their sustainabledevelopment and reduce poverty.

In thePeruvian conservation group Mundo Azul we are protecting Peru’s marinebiodiversity through research and by exposing environmental crimes. We are alsosupporting coastal communities in their struggle against industrial projectsthat endanger their traditional lifestyle

I amteaching professionals in environmental science and practices. I am a book author and movie producer.

Awarded 2014 as ¨Dolphin Defender¨, 2003 and 2004 received the ¨Cambie¨ award