Jade Buddenberg

Employee Representative at Zalando

Jade Buddenberg is the Employee Representative at Zalando. Prior to their current position, they served as Senior Project Manager at the Collective Leadership Institute e.V. from March 2013 to May 2016. From January 2010 to December 2010, they were Praktikantin Wirtschaftsabteilung Deutsche Botschaft Tokyo at the Auswärtiges Amt (Federal Foreign Office) Germany. Jade was also a researcher at the Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment and Energy from August 2009 to December 2012. In addition, Jade Buddenberg has experience as a Fundraising and Project Management Assistant at the Freeplay Foundation from January 2008 to December 2009. Jade began their professional career as a Marketing Assistant at Alfred Kärcher GmbH & Co. KG from January 2005 to December 2006.

Jade Buddenberg's educational career includes a Master of Science in Management and Entrepreneurship from WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management, a Sustainability Fundamentals certification from Sustainable Fashion Academy Stockholm, a Master of Science in Environmental Governance from The University of Freiburg, and a Bachelor of Science in International Relations and Jade'story from The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). Jade is also a Young Leader for Sustainability from Collective Leadership Institute e.V.


  • Employee Representative

    Current role