Annamaria Olsson


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. Wrote her final thesis on political action in Hannah Arendt’s ”The Human Condition”. Took courses in Middle Eastern and Holocaust courses. Published her first book 2014 and has been developing the GSBTB concept since May 2012.

Currently Annamaria is responsible for overall strategy, external communications and marketing.