Vinzenz Himmighofen © Jan Zappner

Vinzenz Himmighofen


Vinzenz’ mission at iac Berlin is to advance a philanthropic practice which is based on trust, flexibility, and a nuanced toolset for achieving impact. To that end, he supports coalition building processes and advises philanthropic organizations and their partners on the design and implementation of networked approaches. Vinzenz is also responsible for the peer-learning formats that iac Berlin and its partners create together.

Before joining iac Berlin, Vinzenz co-headed SINGA Deutschland, a non-profit organization that connects newcomers and locals around shared passions and talents with a focus on community building and entrepreneurial education.

Vinzenz holds a master’s degree in Middle East Politics from the School of Oriental and African Studies and a Magister Artium in Islamic Studies and Political Science from Heidelberg University. He is a former Mercator Fellow on International Affairs with a focus on labor migration and economic development.


Phone: +49 (0) 30 288 85 80 12

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