Thorben Strähle is an analyst based in the Berlin office of Technopolis Group. He is experienced in research methods such as case studies, interviews, desk research and literature reviews.
Thorben has developed an interest in innovation policy, corporate innovation management, innovation ecosystems, entrepreneurship education policy and impact assessment. His work has included assignments on SME policy, digitalisation and ICT, European scientific research networks and breakthrough innovation. He has worked on national and international projects for clients including the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi), EUREKA and the COST Association.
Prior to joining Technopolis Group, Thorben interned for Audi AG, Hering Schuppener Consulting and Horváth & Partners Management Consultants. He also completed a traineeship in the Strategy & Impact Unit of the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) in Budapest.
Thorben obtained his Bachelor’s degree in International Business from Maastricht University. During his bachelor, he spent one semester at the Universidad del Pacifico in Lima. He holds a Dual Degree Master from Sciences Po Paris and Stockholm School of Economics focusing on International Public Management and Business & Management. He is fluent in German and English and has knowledge of French and Spanish.