Harald Grill has a broad variety of expertise in R&D&I-Policy due to his diverse jobs.
Before joining Technopolis Group in 2019, Harald worked for a year at Spanish Inspiralia group as a professional grant application writer. From 2011 until 2018 Harald was a very active interest representative on national and European level at Austrian Federal Economic Chamber (WKO). Due to his responsibility for R&D&I policy, Harald was member of several steering committees, such as the advisory board for public procurement of innovation – IOeB, steering board for national civil security research (KIRAS), steering board of the Austrian cluster platform. Harald also acted as one of the contracting authorities for the European and International Programmes at the Austrian research promotion agency (FFG), where he was a NCP and expert for technology transfer before. Harald started his professional career as project manager for contract logistics at Kühne+Nagel but after several years abroad joined the Upper Austria University of applied sciences – the Logistikum.
Harald obtained his master in business administration from the University of business administration and economics Vienna. He is fluent in English.