WHO WE ARE

The YUVEDO Foundation was founded in 2019 by Jens Greve and Dr. Jörg Karenfort to engage in care and cure for patients with neurodegenerative diseases, in particular Parkinson’s. We are a small but growing and dedicated team and we are  delighted to receive your comments, queries or general emails. 

Our email format is [first.name]@yuvedofoundation.de.

Information on the company YUVEDO GmbH can be found at www.yuvedo.de.


OUR TEAM

Dr. Joerg Karenfort, CEO

Sabine Urbach, Assistant to the CEO

Prof. Dr. med. Susanne Schneider, Senior Research Advisor

Dr. Cathy Molohan, International Relations

Carsten Schweden, Finance

Anna Schroeder, Campaigns & Programme

Lia Draier, Website

For general enquiries please email info@yuvedofoundation.de




OUR FOUNDERS

Jens Greve, Founder Yuvedo, Entrepreneur, person with Parkinson’s

Dr. Joerg Karenfort, Lawyer and Social Entrepreneur, person with Parkinson’s 



OUR BOARD OF TRUSTEES

Jens Greve, Lawyer and Entrepreneur (Chair)

Karsten Sonnadara, Entrepreneur

Prof. Dr. Jochen Graf von Bernstorff, University of Tubingen



OUR ADVISORY COUNCIL

Dr. Katarina Barley, Vice-President European Parliament and former German Minister of Justice

Renata Jungo Bruengger, Member of the Board of Management, Integrity and Legal, Daimler AG

Dr. habil. Birgit Spiesshofer, Bremen University, Counsel Dentons Europe LLP



OUR SCIENTIFIC ADVISORS FOR PROJECT FUNDING

Prof. Dr. Claudia Trenkwalder, MD, President of the International Parkinson’s and Movement Disorder Society, University Medical Center, Goettingen, Kassel

Prof. Dr. Dr. Pierluigi Nicotera, Scientific Director of the German Center for Neurodegeneraative Diseases (DZNE)

Professor Thomas Gasser, Medical Director of the Department of Neurology with focus on Neurodegenerative Diseases at the University of Tübingen

Prof. Dr. Thomas Müller, Alexianer Hospital Berlin-Weissensee

Prof. Dr. med. Susanne Schneider, LMU Munich