Dr. Annette Mehlhorn

Intercultural Project Manager and Protestant Pastor

Annette Mehlhorn is an expert in intercultural project management and fundraising. She is currently Intercultural Project Manager at the Hamburg Liaison Office in Shanghai. In addition, she has been the Protestant Pastor of the German-speaking Christian Congregation in Shanghai since 2013.

She brings her passion and know-how on social initiatives and entrepreneurship to the Shanghai Flaneur expert community, as well as her creative talents as a Fundraising-Manager for all kinds of social projects.

Before working abroad, she worked as a Protestant Pastor in the city of Ruesselsheim in Germany from 2005 to 2013 and Frankfurt-am-Main from 1995-2000. After receiving a degree in Theatre Studies in 1991, she became involved in creative education and intercultural projects, as well as conflict mediation as a tool for livelong training and education.


  • From Xintiandi to Gongyi Xintiandi: Inside China’s Social Sector


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