Philipp Nagel

ACDI Masters Student

Philipp is a lawyer by training, with broad experience in advising public sector and corporate clients from various industries, notably the mobility, technology and life sciences sectors. He grew up in Germany, graduated from Bucerius Law School in Hamburg (LL.B. 2008, PhD 2013) and spent time in Buenos Aires, Washington, D.C. (working on environmental and public health, including researching the pros and cons of cannabis legalization) and Brussels, before moving to Berlin, where he has, most recently, been leading the EMEA legal and ESG department of start-up in the new mobility space, aiming to make cities more equitable, greener and healthier. Philipp is passionate about environmental protection, biodiversity and being in the outdoors, is an avid hiker, scuba diver, (very average) surfer and part-time academic in private, who loves reading about environmental philosophy and looking at art.