Digital Ambassador, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH, Germany
Akilnathan Logeswaran is Digital Ambassador and Digital Focal Point for the Governance Program of the German Development Agency (GIZ) in Ghana. He also serves as the Advisory Council CoChair of the World Economic Forum’s Global Shapers Community. For the upcoming European Elections 2019 he is a European Outreach & Volunteer Coordinator for VoteSwiper. With more than half a million downloads the unique app helps to ease political decision-making and increases voter participation. As a community builder and human rights activist for refugees and for a united Europe, he was recognised as 30 Under 30 (Forbes Magazine), as 40 Under 40 (Capital Magazine) and among the Top 100 Visionary Leaders Under 30 (Real Leaders Magazine).