Dr Harald Langenfeld

Hails from Wuppertal and heads the Sparkasse Leipzig, the regional savings bank for the city and region of Leipzig. He serves on the governing bodies of all the Sparkasse’s three Foundations: the Media Foundation, The Culture and Environment Foundation for the Leipzig Region and the Sparkasse Foundation for the Torgau-Oschatz region. Dr. Langenfeld is the French Honorary Consul for the state of Saxony.


leipziger medienstiftung

Founding Member


  • voxeurop
  • Karina Oganesyan
  • Foreningen for Undersogende Journalistik (FUJ)
  • Platforma en Defensa de la Libertad de Informacion (PDLI)
  • Dr. Lutz Kinkel
  • Renate Flottau
  • Andreas Lamm