is a dedicated consultant, researcher and publisher with an academic background in Sociology (diploma), Peace and Conflict Studies (M.A.) and Philosophy (Dr. phil.). His current research activities are centred around the following topics: 1) transdisciplinary theory and practice on resilience management and conflict transformation, 2) resilience vs. development vs. sustainability, 3) collective intelligence vs. collective wisdom.
Besides his activities in facilitating complex problem solving processes, he is currently employed as an academic researcher at the European University Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder). Furthermore, he is co-founder of the Empathy Academy, Berlin.