The Tönissteiner Kreis – promoting an international outlook in business, academia and politics


The Tönissteiner Kreis (TK) is a network of leaders in business, academia and politics with a strong international background and interest. It is nonpartisan, interdisciplinary and spans across generations. Strengthening the international outlook of today's and tomorrow's leaders is one of the TK's key objectives.

The TK presents a forum for dialogue and projects to address society's challenges, driven by pro-bono and non-profit work. The TK promotes international debates to fortify Germany's global outlook and its innovation capacity.

The Tönissteiner Kreis lives and promotes a cosmopolitan outlook.