Hang Nguyen

Secretary General, Diplomatic Council

Mrs. Hang Nguyen is the Secretary General of The Diplomatic Council, a global think tank, business network and charitable foundation in consultative status with the United Nations. The organization links diplomacy, business leaders, science’s leading minds and society’s front-runners on resolving mankind’s biggest challenges. Diplomatic Council members share the vision that a thriving economy bringing prosperity to mankind is one of the best guarantors of peace. The membership unites established leaders and elevates the world through entrepreneurship, social impact, and policy as Diplomacy helps business and vice versa. 


Hang Nguyen was born in Vietnam and spent her early childhood there. At the tender age of five she was forced to escape her country due to the severe consequences of the war. She and her family were rescued by the German aid organization Cap Anamur and were given a new home in Germany where she lives since 1980.


In her position as the Diplomatic Council´s Secretary General Hang Nguyen is passionate about supporting social good around the world. She sparks inspiration and ignites world-changing collaborations. Hang Nguyen is a board member of major international non-profit United Nations accredited NGO`s and a regular speaker at UN conferences, raising her voice for humanity, good sense and wisdom. Her mission is to be a catalyst for unprecedented human unity, progress, and fulfillment.