eate Ginzel has studied Architecture in Germany and Finnland and worked as architect in Germany, Netherlands and Tanzania. She was lecturer and researcher at the Leipzig University from 2004 to 2014 and graduated with a doctorate degree in urban development.
Between 2014 and 03/2019 she worked as head of division in the Office for Urban Regeneration and Residential Development of the City of Leipzig. In this function she was responsible for the coordination of the Smart City-process and the implementation of housing policy instruments in Leipzig.
Since 04/2019 she is the active director of Digital City Unit of the City of Leipzig.