Languages Spoken: GERMAN
Over 12 years ago, Juergen joined the real estate world in Westchester, New York and Connecticut. He serves his mostly international clients from offices in Scarsdale, NY and Stamford, CT.
Juergen is a certified EcoBroker®, the primary green destination for real estate professionals. He is also a member and a former Co-Chair of the International Committee of the Greenwich Association of REALTORS and a member of the Global Business Council of the Hudson Gateway Association of REALTORS.
Juergen grew up in the city of Freiburg in southwestern Germany. After high school, he moved to the United States for college, studying International Studies at Whittier College in California. During his college years, he spent summers at Schiller International University in Germany; the American University in Paris, France; and working for the Carl Schurz Haus (German-American Institute) in Freiburg where he researched German-American high school exchange programs.
Juergen went to graduate school in Boston where he attended the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy (Tufts/Harvard), graduating with a Master of Arts in Law and Diplomacy. He spent his summers working at the United Nations in Geneva and New York.
After eight years in international public relations, Juergen moved to the client side by joining George Soros’ Open Society Foundation. He worked first on public relations for the Soros foundations in Eastern and Central Europe and later on switched to the Internet Program. He then moved to Chicago, where he was engaged in the corporate fundraising effort of the Chicago Council on Foreign Relations and later on organized conferences for the German-American Chamber of Commerce.
When not working, Juergen enjoys time with his two English Labradors and has a great love for gourmet cooking. He also attends events at the German-American Chamber of Commerce (NY) and the American Council on Germany, organizations of which he is an active member.
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