About Us

Mission Statement

With its area of ​​responsibility for the US Northeast, the GACC New York offers its customers and member companies a wide range of services, ranging from assistance with market entry through legal advice to recruitment services and many other services.

We serve our clients and members in the following states: 

  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
 
  • New York
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
  • Vermont
  • Virginia
  • West Virginia

GACC USA Locations - New York

Headquarter: New York

German American Chamber of Commerce, Inc.
80 Pine Street, 24th Floor
New York, NY 10005
T: +1 (212) 974-8830
E: info(at)gaccny.com


Philadelphia Chapter

German American Chamber of Commerce, Inc.,
Philadelphia Office
1635 Market Street, Suite 1600
Philadelphia, PA 19103
T: +1 (215) 501-7102
E: info(at)gaccphiladelphia.com
W: www.gaccphiladelphia.com

Pittsburgh Chapter

German American Chamber of Commerce, Inc.,
Pittsburgh Office
625 Liberty Avenue, 5th Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
T: +1 (412) 330-1273
E: info(at)gaccpit.com
W: www.gaccpit.com

Executive Management

Dietmar Rieg

President & CEO

Susanne Gellert, LL.M.

Vice President
Director Legal & Consulting Department
Rechtsanwältin | Attorney at Law

Administration

Martin B. Kaiser

Treasurer / Director
Internal Services

Nick Anderson

Director
Information Technology

Dr. Yasmin Adatia

Senior Accounting Manager

Ana Stojkovic

Executive Coordinator

+1 (212) 974-8830

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Kathe Dindo

Office Manager

Communications

James Freeman

Senior Manager
Communications

Samira Ghanadyan

Manager
Startups, Events and Communications

(212) 974-8459

(212) 974-8867

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Business Network & Events

Irene Fuchs

Director
Business Network, Startups & Events

Valerie Anderson

Manager
Business Network

Samira Ghanadyan

Manager
Startups, Events and Communications

(212) 974-8459

(212) 974-8867

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Madlen Vohrer

Business Network & Events

(212) 974-8844

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Careers & Education

Matthew Allen

Director
Careers & Education

Christopher Gallagher

Senior Manager
Careers & Education

Cindy Klarwasser M.A.

Senior Manager
Careers & Education

Sandra Jones

Senior Manager
Translation Services
Careers & Education

Alexandra Hoffmann

Manager of Apprenticeship
Careers & Education

Lindsay Bongi

Manager
Career Services and Recruitment

Julius Koch

Project Manager
Careers & Education

Legal Services & Business Development Consulting

Susanne Gellert, LL.M.

Vice President
Director Legal & Consulting Department
Rechtsanwältin | Attorney at Law

Dr. Jens Daum, LL.M.

Director of Legal Affairs
Rechtsanwalt | Attorney at Law

Victoria Kaeser

Senior Manager
Business Development Consulting

Nicole Klug

Senior Manager
Business Development Consulting
& UN Procurement

Larissa Seifferer

Project Manager
Business Development Consulting

+1 (646) 437-1011

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Linda Wetzl

Legal Services

Anne-Sophie Mahle

Business Development Consulting

Christoph Ulbig

Business Development Consulting

Charlotte Rohrer

Business Development Consulting

Melis Avutan

Business Development Consulting

Innovation, Investor & Startup Relations

Andrea Diewald, M.A

Director Innovation, Investor & Startup Relations
-currently based in Hamburg, Germany-

+49 40 52 160 35

+49 171 148 6930

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Trade Show Services GACC New York, Inc.

Karen Vogelsang

Director U.S. Office
Trade Show Services
GACC New York, Inc.

Dijana Baljidemic

Manager
Trade Show Services GACC New York, Inc.

Cathrin Pyromalis

Project Manager
Trade Show Services
GACC New York, Inc.

Albana Gashi

Project Manager
Trade Show Services GACC New York, Inc.

+1 (646) 437-1017

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Germany Trade & Invest

Claus Habermeier

Director Invest
Germany Trade & Invest

Berlin Business Office

Kristina Garcia

Managing Director
Berlin Business Office

+1 (646) 537-7660

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