Alexandra Widrat supports the Borderstep team as a trainee with a focus on projects in the field of sustainable entrepreneurship.
After studying Sinology in Leipzig and Beijing, she completed a Master’s degree in Environmental Studies and Sustainability Science in Lund. She gained work experience in sustainability communications and research at various consultancies. She underpins this with a diploma certificate in Public Relations from Freie Journalistenschule Berlin. Alexandra Widrat developed her interest in sustainable entrepreneurship and eco-innovation while working at Borderstep as a student assistant.
In her spare time, she enjoys exploring her urban and rural surroundings with camera in hand.
Responsible Innovation Story with Borderstep 15.12.2020
What is the state of sustainability in Europe? And what do sustainable business models look like in concrete terms? Responsible Innovation Story" explores these questions in an interview with Borderstep founder Klaus Fichter. More
Special Issue on Assessing and forecasting the sustainability impact of new ventures 21.10.2020
The Journal of Cleaner Production is planning a special issue to evaluate and forecast the impact of start-ups on sustainability. Borderstep director Prof. Dr. Klaus Fichter is guest editor. Proposals can be submitted. More
Green start-ups need more tailwind 21.07.2020
An article on the Bertelsmann Foundation's innovation platform presents the Green Startup Monitor 2020. The team of authors analyzes which forms of funding help the community. One example is the StartGreen Award, which Borderstep has been presenting since 2015 as part of the Startup Week Germany. More