Ms. Kerstin Nagels is Director of GIZ Division “Economic Development, Employment and Social Development”. The division provides backstopping, quality assurance and conceptual development currently for more than 500 projects worldwide in thematic areas such as education, VET and labour markets as well as social protection and health.
From 2013 -2015 Ms. Nagels headed the GIZ Section “TVET and Labour Markets”. She holds a Master Degree from SOAS as well as a joint degree in Business and Chinese Studies. She started working on TVET and labour market policies when she first joined GTZ in 2002. Her first assignment abroad took her to Chile where youth employment remained a key concern and professional interest of her ever since.