Carsten von Nahmen became Head of DW Akademie in September 2018 and Director in June 2020.
Carsten von Nahmen served as senior correspondent for DW in Washington D.C. from February 2017 to August 2018. Prior to that, from 2014 to 2017, he was Head of DW's News and Current Affairs Department.
Von Nahmen started his career at DW Akademie in 2005. He headed various DW Akademie regional divisions and until 2014 was DW Akademie's Deputy Director.