As Head of Operations at EBTC, Joerg is involved in coordinating activities across sectors and regions, communicating with EBTC’s Partner organisations and official stakeholders and driving EBTC's prject and platforms. He has a strong operations and India background having worked for an Indian MNC in the Delhi NCR region in India. He also has experience in the renewable energy and environment sectors having worked with the solar powered water treatment plant developer SolarSpring from the South of Germany where he was focusing on the Indian market and first encountered EBTC. SolarSpring is an SME which is a Fraunhofer spin-off and highly innovative. This has given him valuable insights into the perspectives and challenges European SMEs face when internationalising to India. He is a graduate from SOAS (University of London) in Business Management and South Asian Studies and speaks German, English and basic Hindi.