Carl W Drexler, German or more precisely native Bavarian, married to a Roman, father of three children. A lawyer by education.
Recent roles were Fundraising Director at Greenpeace Central & Eastern Europe, and Resource Development Director at Habitat For Humanity Europe, Middle East and Africa. Before Head of Corporate, Foundations & CSR at UNICEF in Rome. Prior to this in a similar position at AMREF (African Medical Research Foundation) with HQ in Nairobi, best known for the Flying Doctors.
Before changing to the humanitarian sector a long career in sport that includes four years at McLaren in Formula One, and a final experience in sport as Director of Sponsorship and Sales at the Olympic Games. After this a sabbatical used to drive from Rome to Mombasa which offered 5 months reflection time and resulted in a change from sport to non-profit.
Likes to travel, visited over 70 countries including more than 20 in Africa. Keen on all sports you can practice on the sea and the mountains, ice and snow.