DOMINICUS H. ROHDE is the President of the Schengen Peace Foundation and the Founder of the World Peace Forum. From young age he engaged himself in bringing together people of all walks of life in order to promote mutual understanding and learning of other cultures. Born in Germany, Dominicus was raised in Germany, France and the USA. As a University student, he studied at Barcelona, Luxembourg, Oxford, Beijing, Madrid, Buenos Aires, Johannesburg, Paris and Bristol.
He is married to Argentine lawyer LIA VILLAR and together they have seven children, all of whom are engaged in the activities of the World Peace Forum.