Previously, I held externally funded positions at WU Vienna University of Economics and Business, the Hertie School, and the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich as well as was a doctoral researcher at the Technical University of Vienna. I was a visiting (doctoral) researcher at several universities in the United States and Germany.
I received my Dr. in Industrial Management from the Technical University of Vienna. I also hold a MA in Sociology, a MSc in Business Administration, as well as a MA and a BA in Philosophy from the University of Vienna. Moreover, I hold a BSc in Business, Economics, and Social Sciences from WU Vienna University of Economics and Business and a BA in Business Consultancy from the University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt. I was a visiting student at universities in the United States, Switzerland, Germany, Austria, and Poland.
I gained experience in consulting and business development at IBM Global Business Services, Bosch, the Commercial Section of the Austrian Embassy in China, and several smaller consultancies in Austria.
I enjoy skiing, hiking, stand-up comedy, and the virtues of espresso.