Global Social Business Summit 2013 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Early on Hans Reitz got socially involved and is taking responsibility until this day. Concerns relevant to society play a major part in all of his business decisions.

Here is an overview of his social activities.

  • Initiation of the project "YY Street" with the goal of creating more social business in Wiesbaden, since 2011
  • Introduction of „Qualifeier“, a project for socially disadvantaged students in Wiesbaden (since 2010)
  • Initiator of the dance project "Matrushakti" in India, 2009
  • Development of permaculture in Germany following the example of Richard St. Barbe Baker, since 2009
  • Initiation of the project „Talent“, which supports socially disadvantaged students in Wiesbaden (2008)
  • Supporting "Career Paths for Women e.V.“, since 2008
  • Co-founder of the "GENISIS Institute for Social Business and Impact Strategies" in 2008
  • Founding of "The Grameen Creative Lab“, a consulting firm for social business (since 2008)
  • Official Creative Advisor of Peace Nobel Price winner Prof. Muhammad Yunus since 2008
  • Chairman of the Board of the Club of Budapest, 2005-2007
  • Initiation of the project "Wiesbaden helps Wiesbaden" in 2006
  • Supporting an orphanage in Varna, Bulgaria since 2005
  • Support for the school project "CLOAAT: Centre for Learning, Organic Agriculture and Appropriate Technology", Tamilnadu - India, since 2005
  • Support for "Waldzell: Global Dialogue for Personal Inspiration, Human Values ​​and Social Action", 2005
  • Initiation of the project "Wiesbaden helps Buhti" on the occasion of the earthquake in Pakistan, 2005
  • Support of the „Andheri-Aid Bonn“ in developing foreign aid projects in India and Bangladesh

Social commitment