Helmut Vogt, co-founder of Ecole des Sables and husband of Germaine Acogny, has a background in banking and advertising and has worked with Germaine Acogny for over 35 years. Before creating Ecole des Sables, he founded and directed for 10 years the dance centre “Die Tanzetage” in Frankfurt, Germany.
He has also experience as a banker and in the field of advertising. Helmut Vogt known as “Papa Helmut” is the heart of the École des Sables, he is the element that is not always visible but keeps the machine in good working order. He has been the general director of the École des Sables until today.