Simon Sommer

Co-CEO Jacobs Foundation

Simon Sommer is Co-CEO of the Jacobs Foundation. Before joining the Jacobs Foundation in 2006, he worked at the Volkswagen Foundation in Hannover, Germany’s largest private research funder, and as a management consultant with McKinsey & Company in Berlin, Germany. He holds graduate degrees from the Leuphana Universität Lüneburg, Germany, and the University of Maryland, College Park, USA.