ComicInvasion is organized by Renate Comics e.V. and Berlin comic artists and enthusiasts.


Lara Keilbart

Festival Lead, Podcast

Otherwise she is a freelance journalist and author.


Claire Webster

Lead Assistant, International

Cartoonist, community person, also translates from time to time.


Annette Köhn

Marketing, Design

Annette is the publisher of Jaja Verlag, a board member of Renate Comics and likes to draw comics herself.

foxitalic (Caro)

Satellites, Finance

Member of Renate Comics. When she’s not doing comics, she draws Wimmelbilder.


Marc Seestaedt

PR, ComicSTREAMvasion, Concerts and Actions

Freelance artist and musician. Founded ComicInvasionBerlin in 2011 (together with Wandrille Leroy) and directed the festival until 2018.

Karin Frey

Karin Frey

Contest Coordination

As an enthusiastic comic reader, she had no choice but to get involved with the CIB. Closely linked to CIB since 2014!


Federico Cacciapaglia


Italian philosopher and comic artist who has found a home, a publisher and now a festival in his adopted home of Berlin.


Carlos Stockhausen

Podcast, Marketing

Designer and podcaster, producer of the comic podcast Yay, Comics!

Henna Räsänen

Henna Räsänen

Tables, Helper Coordination

Comic artist and freelance event organizer. Teaches drawing workshops. Website


Lea Hübner

International, Program

Spanish and Portuguese translator, works with comics and is committed to increasing the visibility of Latin American comic artists. She coordinates the CIB stage program.

Stefan Neuhaus

Stefan Neuhaus

Comic Scholarship

Chairman of Deutscher Comicverein. Organizes various workshops, training courses, exhibitions etc.

The team structures develop from year to year, we are always open to anyone who is interested. Feel free to contact us by email!

Former team members

Laëtitia Graffart


Dominik Heilig


As a comic book author, he has published his action comic Kazka and the graphic novel God Bless India at Jaja Verlag.

Daniel Demele


Berät kreative Projekte.



Artist and co-founder of the Renate Comic Library.

Wandrille Leroy

Co-founder and former project lead

Comic artist and publisher

Christopher de la Garza

Design, Satellites, Formulars

Comic book author and company designer. Co-founder and author of the HEMISPHERES Graphic Novel project.