Maru Winnacker

Maru Winnacker
  • Project OONA, CEO
  • www.project-oona.com

About Maru

Maru Winnacker is the founder of Project OONA, a luxury handbag brand. The bags are designed in Berlin and manufactured in Europe, in order to support local craftsmanship. Project OONA’s international fanbase ranges from Europe to South Korea. Maru has a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the European Business School, Oestrich-Winkel, San Diego State University (USA) and Universidad Argentina de la Empresa (Argentina). Maru is a strong supporter of entrepreneurs. She is a member of board of directors of BAYER Foundation, Leverkusen, HVB Women’s Council of Hypovereinsbank Unicredit and chairwoman of Friends of Yunus Social Business Circle.

Favourite book?
What the Dog Saw – Malcom Gladwell

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Prof. Muhammad Yunus