Senior Policy & Public Affairs Manager
Markus is Nesta's public affairs lead for NGI Forward.
Markus' work cuts across digital, environmental and creative industries policy. He collaborates with innovators, researchers and governments to address the long-term challenges facing the internet and digital economy.
Markus acts as policy and public affairs lead for NGI Forward, a Nesta-led project under the European Commission's Next Generation Internet (NGI) initiative, which aims to build a more democratic, inclusive and sustainable internet by 2030.
Prior to joining Nesta, Markus worked as a public affairs consultant for companies in the tech, manufacturing and creative industries and as a researcher, studying political communications. Outside of work, he takes an interest in illustration, board games, and the history of technology.