Professor „Identity, Entrepreneurship and Transformation“ at Brandenburgische Technische Universität
He is the managing director of Innovationsregion Lausitz GmbH and founder of the LausitzLab as an incubator and accelerator for business innovation and regional transformation in Lusatia. He has been working in the international utility sector for more than 18 years. After a diploma and a PhD in physics he completed a Master of Business Administration at HEC Paris. Besides papers in natural sciences he continuously contributed publications on issues of higher education, cluster and start-up development as well as regional industry structure.