Lawyer, sociologist and political scientist; expert in social economy (social services), social administration and social policy. Comprehensive professional experience due to management and executive positions in public administration and social economy. Extensive consulting activities in public institutions (Ministries of Social Affairs in Austria, Greece,Macedonia), umbrella organisations (Social Economy Austria, EASPD) and social economy organisations (Caritas, Volkshilfe, Pro Mente, Lebenshilfe etc.).
Managing Director of InnoSozial (Salzburg) and the Centre for Social Economy (Graz).University Professor at the Paris-Lodron University of Salzburg; head of the courses socialmanagement and migration management. Short Term Expert in Twinning and SRSS projects.
Geographic focus: Austria and Europe
Expert to the following projects:
Strengthening the capacity of State bodies and local level referral mechanisms to provide safety and support to victims of domestic violence in Azerbaijan (Twinning in Azerbaijan)
Improvement of Statement-Taking Methods and Statement-Taking Rooms (Twinning in Turkey)