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Profile of registrant

German Crowdfunding Network

Identification number in the register: 522984712519-80
Registration date: 31/12/13 12:55:08

The information on this organisation was last modified on 31/12/13 12:55:54
The date of the last annual update was 31/12/13 12:55:08

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: German Crowdfunding Network
Acronym: GCN
Legal status: Verein
Website address:


Section: III - Non-governmental organisations
and more precisely: Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Karsten Wenzlaff
Position: Gründer

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Karsten Wenzlaff
Position: Gründer

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 28 German Crowdfunding Network beim Deutscher Crowdsourcing Verband e.V. Claudia Pelzer (Vorstandsvorsitzende) Sülzgürtel
Köln 50937
Telephone number: (+49151) 25369083
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: Das German Crowdfunding Network ist der Branchenverband der deutschsprachigen Crowdfunding Szene. Er beschäftigt sich mit allen Arten des Crowdfunding, Crowdinvesting, Crowdlending und Crowddonation.

Das German Crowdfunding Network ist Teil des Deutschen Crowdsourcing Verbands. Außerdem arbeiten wir aktiv mit im European Crowdfunding Network und mit unseren Partnerorganisationen in anderen Ländern.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • sub-national
  • national

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 5
Complementary information: Die Mitglieder können hier gefunden werden:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

Mitarbeit an der EC-Survey zum Thema Crowdfunding

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Communication
  • Competition
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Culture
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Employment and Social Affairs
  • Energy
  • Enterprise
  • Information Society
  • Regional Policy
  • Research and Technology
  • Taxation
  • Trade
  • Youth


Total number of members that are natural persons: 75
Number of member organisations:
Member organisations (Number of members) :
The organisation has members/is represented in the following country(countries):

Complementary information:


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

Deutscher Crowdsourcing Verband
European Crowdfunding Network

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2013 - 12/2013
Total budget: 0
of which public financing: 0
- from European sources:
- Procurement: 0
- Grants: 0
- from national sources: 0
- from local/regional sources: 0
from other sources: 0
- donations: 0
- contributions from members: 0
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: < 50000  €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Das German Crowdfunding Network wird im Januar 2014 offiziell gelaunched.

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.