Stefan combines the curiosity of a journalist with the analytical mind of a seasoned market researcher. He has racked up more than 15 years of consumer research and competitive intelligence experience in working with personal and business technology clients, many of them global organizations.
Previously, Stefan worked for the technology and entertainment division of Ipsos, a top-five global market research firm, and for the technology research group at TNS. As Research Director, he successfully led multi-country studies for major technology firms, as well as many ad-hoc research projects for small to midsize businesses. He has extensive experience presenting in front of executive audiences, and many of his reports have directly influenced long-term strategic business decisions.
Stefan is fluent in English and German and holds a master’s degree from the Free University (FU) in Berlin, Germany, with a major in history and double minors in political science and journalism.