top of page

I am an author,
keynote speaker, and moderator, specialized in explaining how technology and 

digitization are 

shaping our future.

This is me

Hi, nice to meet you. After more than a decade in leading positions as a tech journalist, my keynotes & moderation topics are digitization, innovation, technology and startupsPlease contact me here,  if you would like to book me as a moderator or speaker.

Today, I am also the co-founder and partner of FutureStory, a strategic future and branding consultancy in Berlin, Germany. We help people and organizations do better business with purpose- and future-driven brand strategies.


I was the Editor-in-Chief and Head of WIRED Germany (2014-2018), the Editor-in-Chief of Germany’s leading startup-magazine (2013-2014) and the founder of the German business-startup-magazine Business Punk (2009-2013). In these roles I was considered one of the most important startup journalists in Germany.

Moderation & Speaking

Future Storytelling Digitization 

Consulting Content Strategy  Writing 
Future & Brand Consulting 

 Branding   Communications Speaking  

Other projects 

I am the founder and moderator of the, the leading community for digital thinkers in Berlin, and the publisher of, a weekly newsletter on the most important developments in artificial intelligence (in German: Künstliche Intelligenz, KI).  


I am honored to be a council member at the European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR).

My work experience includes the Financial Times Deutschland (2005-2012), (2002-2005), Yahoo Germany and I studied political science, macroeconomics and sociology in Munich (Germany) and Bradford (UK).

I like running and am currently training for my fourth half marathon.

Clients &


Some of the brands I have been working for as an employee, consultant, moderator or keynote speaker.

Falling Walls Logo.png
bottom of page