Mr. Andreas Arnold
Co-Founder Platform Cooperatives Germany eG, Business Consultant and Community Builder
Andreas is a Berlin-based entrepreneur who works in the fields of social impact, sharing, collaborative & circular economy, as well as platform coops, blockchain, decentralised governance and decentralised, autonomous organisations since graduating with a Diploma in Industrial Engineering and Management” in 2012.
As a business consultant he offers professional services (e.g. concept development, project management) and introduces different stakeholders to each other and potential matches. Additionally Andreas supports startups and coopreneurs with their business development; especially in regards to building marketplaces due to the expertise he gained translating the book The Lean Marketplace” for the German audience. He also guides coopreneurs through the coop founding processes, governance protocols and aspects of business and finance planning.
At Platform Cooperatives Germany eG Andreas works as a network manager and develops strategies in order to establish the digital, cooperative economy in Germany and connects platform coops with innovative projects and ideas.