Navid Kermani, Writer and Scholar

Navid Kermani, Writer and Scholar

Ruud Koopmans, Sociologist

Ruud Koopmans, Sociologist

John Kornblum, former ambassador of the United States to Germany

John Kornblum, former ambassador of the United States to Germany

Alexander Stubb, Finnish Minister of Finance

Alexander Stubb, Finnish Minister of Finance

Johann Gudenus, member of the right-wing populist Freedom Party of Austria

Johann Gudenus, member of the right-wing populist Freedom Party of Austria

Juergen Boos, Director of Frankfurt Book Fair

Juergen Boos, Director of Frankfurt Book Fair

Joachim Gauck, President of Germany

Joachim Gauck, President of Germany

Federico Lombardi, Spokesman of the Holy See (Vatican)

Federico Lombardi, Spokesman of the Holy See (Vatican)

Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor

Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor

Christian Ude, former Lord Mayor of Munich

Christian Ude, former Lord Mayor of Munich

Stephan Weil, Premier of Lower Saxony

Stephan Weil, Premier of Lower Saxony