Mr. Leonhardt holds a master degree in business administration with a major in taxation and controlling (Dipl-Kfm.) Uwe is well experienced in the management of large projects and general business development. In 1998, he founded Umwelt Management AG in Cuxhaven. He is responsible for operations, capital raising and new business development.
Uwe Leonhardt is also an active member of the Rotary Club Cuxhaven, the BUND Niedersachsen, IHK Stade and the Bundesverband WindEnergie. As chairman of the BWE Regional Association Elbe-Weser-Nord, Mr. Leonhardt organizes 3 networking events per year in the region. Speakers at the networking events are usually renowned representatives of companies and organizations from the world of renewable energy and innovation, climate and species protection. A panel discussion with politicians and other influential parties are usually the highlight of the event. Please find details for the next event here (Link).
In his spare time, Mr. Leonhardt is very active in all sorts of sports: he is an active cyclist, plays roller hockey and has been a passionate kite-surfer all his life; up to this day he travels to beaches all over the world where the wind blows most heavily and where he can enjoy the ‘ride’ with and above the waves.