Annamaria Olsson

Sweden

Founder and Vice Chairperson (currently on leave)

Swedish journalist and writer, living in Berlin since 2008.

Has over 10 years of NGO experience from Sweden, where Annamaria was also Director at SECO, one of the biggest Swedish NGOs. Studied German literature at the Humboldt Universität Berlin and has a BA in Political/Philosophy and Gender Studies from Uppsala University. Attended to courses in Middle Eastern and Holocaust Studies. Wrote her final thesis on political action in Hannah Arendt’s ”The Human Condition” and published her first book in 2014.  She developed the concept of GSBTB in May 2012.

At GSBTB, Annamaria is responsible for relationship management and public speaking.