studied Marketing and Management and holds an MBA in Entrepreneurship and Innovation. He is inspired by the challenges and chances our everyday changing system offers to all of us. His passionate way of engagement led him through diverse stages. As former farmer and founder of his own Startup, he became Consultant in the Chamber of Industry and Commerce in Munich and Head of Cooperation at Startnext, the biggest crowdfunding platform in the German-speaking area. With his profound inside knowledge, he is part of thought-leaders, who challenge politics as coordinator of social entrepreneurship for the German Startups Association (BVDS) and as chairman at the German Social Entrepreneurship Network (SEND).