Georg C. F. Greve


About Georg Greve

Georg Greve is a self-taught software developer with several years of experience on the job, and traditionally trained Physicist. Experienced writer with over a hundred published articles in English and German. Eight years of experience in the coordination of a multi-national organisation. Over seven years of experience in international policy at the United Nations, European Commission and in various countries, with focus on Information Technology related policy. Several years of experience coordinating interdisciplinary, international activities, often involving multiple organisations. Experienced speaker with speeches and keynotes at conferences and training seminars addressing a wide variety of audiences, including UNCTAD, the WorldBank and various training institutes. Strong background and interest in interdisciplinary policy issues involving technology, law and society.

Besides serving on the board of Free Software Foundation Europe and the Open Database Alliance, Georg Greve is CEO & President of the Board at Kolab Systems AG, home of the Free Software Kolab Groupware Solution.

For more detail, please see the full Curriculum Vitae or the PDF version of his CV.

Honors and Awards

On 18 December 2009 Georg Greve was awarded the Federal Cross of Merit on ribbon by the Federal Republic of Germany for his achievements in Free Software and Open Standards. The ceremony was held May 2010 in the German embassy in Berne.


Selection of some publications by Mr Greve during his work at the Free Software Foundation Europe.


Selection of some third-party recordings of Mr Greve.

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